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Wendall Gillert

Wendall Gillert

Wendall Gillert

Birthdate: April 7th, 1974
Family: One son, Parker (6)
Education: Graduated from Campbell Collegiate in Regina.

Wendall started with Home Building Centre in Regina at the age of 15, and has worked his way to the top after purchasing shares in the company. He now holds the title of owner at Home Building Centre in Moose Jaw. Friendly people, accessibility and a wonderful staff are all part of what makes Wendall love Moose Jaw.

Jamie Henrickson

Jamie Henrickson

Jamie Henrickson

Birthdate: December 26th, 1974
Family: Jamie and his wife, Julie have three kids, Haiyey (18), Dez (15) and Kohl (13)
Education: Graduated from Assiniboia Composite High School, Auto body at SIAST Palliser Campus

Jamie knew from the beginning that he wanted to own his own business one day. When he and his brother started brainstorming, it was only a matter of time before Cruisers was born in the Friendly City and it has only grown since. His love of cars started at a very young age giving him the confidence to continue in such a competitive field.

Raelyn and Troy Tilbury

Raelyn and Troy Tilbury Raelyn and Troy Tilbury

Raelyn and Troy Tilbury

Birthdate: November 9th, 1978 (Raelyn) and March 8, 1979 (Troy)
Family: Two Children - Lauren (1) and Cole(4)
Education: Raelyn: BEDs – Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies - Dalhousie University 2003,
Diploma in Architectural Technologies (with Honours) - SAIT Polytechnic, 2005
Troy: Diploma in Architectural Technologies (with Honours), SAIT Polytechnic, 2005

It didn't take long for Raelyn and Troy to fall in love with the “Friendly City”. The two now own and operate Tilbury Design in downtown Moose Jaw, and billet a member of a local WHL team, the Warriors. They each realized this was their calling in different ways, yet when paired together this dynamic duo can take on nearly any project. Residential, commercial interior or heritage design, the Tilbury's have a special passion for design which is reflected through their work.

Evie Koop Sawatzky

Evie Koop

Evie Koop Sawatzky

Birthdate: November 12, 1982
Family: Husband and 4 children with one more on the way.
Education: Caronport High School, Briercrest College and Seminary, The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York, Studied Opera at University of Manitoba.

Evie Koop Sawatzky's Theatre experience started at a young age, from helping her mother, Ruth Koop in the Music department in Caronport Caronport to being the Artistic Director/co-founder at RuBarb Productions and founding the RuBarb School of the Performing Arts set to open in August 2014.

Her love for Theatre only grew more when she expanded her studies, starting in small town Saskatchewan, Caronport all the way to the New York. Evie has worked with big names in the industry including teachers straight out of the Metropolitan Opera. Her parents have made a huge impact in Evie's success by teaching her the value of community and volunteer work. As for Evie's husband, Jeffrey Allan Sawatzky he is very involved in her career having recorded the CD “Fields of Gold” together, the two continue to perform with their orchestra.

Patrick Boyle

Patrick Boyle

Patrick Boyle

Birth Date: September 16th, 1983
Family: Patrick and his wife Alyssa have three children, Jackson (4), Annabelle (3) and Rosalie (2)
Education: Central Collegiate Graduate, a diploma in Broadcast News from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, and a degree of Communications and a minor in Film Studies from the University of Calgary.

Aside from leading a busy life as a husband and father of three and being a member on Moose Jaw's City Council, Patrick Boyle has deep roots in the Friendly City having grown up just outside the city limits. Patrick has previously worked in Media and has since transitioned into the communications sector. He is currently the Manager of Corporate Communications for the Water Security Agency.