Here we are!
John started making presentations to youth groups in the year
2000. These presentations were the culmination of many cross-cultural
exchanges he had participated in. He has travelled extensively and is
interested in studying Human Rights and Gender issues. John says smiling
is a great way to share peace. He has the ability to think like a kid.
Dave is a graduate of Communication Studies program at the
University of Calgary. He loves to play soccer and guitar, and spend time
He says, "I don't think that peace has to be a big and intimidating
idea. It's just learning to share and make the best with what we've got." Dave is planning to do his master's degree, starting in September 2010, in Tokyo, Japan.
Benard is an artist, currently living in Vancouver. He graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD) and is an avid breakdancer. Bernard has extensive experience as a mediator. He has authored a paper about higher education. (see our philosophy page)
Mayumi has just completed an MA in International Studies,
Peace and Conflict Resolution with the School of Political Schience, University
of Queensland. She helps Peacewaves with presentations, publications,
and the website.