Janice Nigh Community Arts Coordinator

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  • Favourite art form Music and dance
  • Hometown Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Favourite music Classic rock
  • Favourite place Tofino, British Columbia (love of, and fascination with, the ocean)
  • Something not commonly known about me I played the French horn in high school - the only female brass player - my, how things change!

Ms. Nigh has been the Arts Coordinator at Calgary Arts Academy since the first students stepped of the buses in 2003.  She currently holds the title of Community Arts Coordinator.

She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of British Columbia and has worked as a community health nurse.  In addition, she has worked in several schools in Halifax, Vancouver, Phoenix and Calgary, providing educational support to students.

Prior to joining Calgary Arts Academy, Ms. Nigh worked as Family Coordinator at Ronald McDonald House in Calgary.  She is also a volunteer with Calgary Youth Justice in the Extra Judicial Sanctions Program.

She is excited to work with community organizations and make Calgary Arts Academy’s Education Centre on the Calgary Stampede Youth Campus a reality!