, Saskatchewan , Canada
Sep 07, 2008 09:40pm
|Info||Larissa Shasko is a current resident of Moose Jaw, SK. She was born in Regina, and she was raised both in Regina and Lumsden, SK. Larissa loves the prairies and has resided in Saskatchewan almost all of her life. She will be 24 years of age on the date of the election. As a child she actively pursued the art of dancing, and although she no longer dances, the spirit of a dancer lives on in her. |
Larissa has attended the University of Regina, and is currently a student of Athabasca University pursuing her B.A. Degree in Psychology and Journalism. Her post-secondary education also includes a Certificate in Early Childhood Education, as well as training in professional cooking at Siast Palliser Campus.
Larissa has been a member of the Saskatchewan Centennial 2005 Committee of Moose Jaw for the past year. She has organized a youth art show, and she was a key planner in the Street Dance of the Century in Moose Jaw this past September. Larissa also attended a round table meeting with the Premier of Saskatchewan upon the recommendation of Moose Jaw’s mayor. Her presentation during the meeting included rebuilding the passenger train services in Moose Jaw and area, as well as encouraging the arts and film industry and lowering post-secondary tuition.
In addition to her university studies, Larissa has also ran her own business as a personal chef specializing in Asian Infusion cuisine, sushi classes, and wine and food pairings. Her many custom dining experiences include a five-course gourmet dinner of Saskatchewan themed and organic ingredients designed for a winemaker from Chile during his recent tour of Canadian cities.
Larissa has always had a vision for a Canada run by honest leaders with integrity who have the best interest of Canadian citizens at heart. She is ambitious, enthusiastic, and committed to the Green Party for the long-term future. If elected she would be an involved and green-minded representative for Palliser residents.