City of Residence: Edmonton
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is pleased to present the Ukrainian Canadian Youth Leadership Award of Excellence to Katrina Maria Baziuk of Edmonton for her work as National President of CYMK (Ukrainian Orthodox Youth) and as President of the Ukrainian Shumka dancers. In addition, Katrina initiated “Zustrich”; an Alberta-wide leadership/cultural retreat for youth.
Active in the community, she has been a Ukrainian dancer since the age of 4, and she is also a member of the Viter Ukrainian Folk Choir. Katrina is a graduate of the University of Alberta (Pharmacy) 2010.