Working at AE is a blast because it allows me to do what I love: creative problem-solving! When I’m not at the office you can find me puttering around in my veggie garden, swimming in the ocean (polar bear swim, anyone?) or in mountain pose at my neighborhood yoga studio. I’m passionate about exotic fruits, thrift shopping, throwing pots on the wheel, and videography.

Odette recommends…

?  Timber Timbre: Spooky, somber and hauntingly beautiful. I’ve loved every album, but start out with Medicinals.

?  Fargo (TV Series): This Netflix series probes the dark, quirky and quiet side of humans. Filmed in Calgary in winter, the stellar acting and gripping plot are backdropped by a bare snowy landscape.

?  The Bearer of Bad News by Andy Shauf: Easy listening at it’s finest. Each song is a story and the slow steady rhythm of the album brings me to a meditative state every time.

? WIN (Women in Need) Thrift Stores: A non-profit that has been supporting women in the Victoria community for over 25 years! Featuring an epic vintage section, you can finally feel good about your spending habits…