Notable Alumni

St. John's-Ravenscourt School has produced 18 Rhodes Scholars, as well as numerous otherwise notable alumni, including:

Donovan Alexander '03: CFL Football player

Tyler Arnason '97: Former NHL player

David Asper '76 : Lawyer; businessman; Chairman of the National Post newspaper; Executive Vice President of CanWest Global Communications Corp

Jennifer Botterill '97: Olympic gold medallist; former member of the Canadian national women's hockey team

Steve Braun '94: Television and movie actor

James Cohen '84: President and CEO of Gendis Inc.; vocals, lead and rhythm guitar for the
Prairie Roots Rockers

Susan Coyne '76
: Writer and actor; best known as one of the co-creators and co-stars of the award-winning Slings and Arrows

Brian Engblom '73: Former NHL player and announcer

Douglas Everett '43: Retired Senator

Greg Fettes '95: 24-7 Intouch Communications: Owner, President & CEO

Buzz Grant '74: Freeze-Dry Foods Limited CEO

Brett Hull '82: former NHL player; son of Bobby Hull

Edward Kennedy '77: President  and Chief Executive Officer of The North West Company
 
Gerard Kennedy '77: politician; former Ontario Minister of Education under Dalton McGuinty; former candidate for leadership of the federal Liberal party

David Kilgour '59: Politician; one of the longest current serving Members of Parliament and one of the very few who has been elected under both the Progressive Conservative and Liberal banners; awarded the 2009 Human Rights Prize of the International Society for Human Rights in Switzerland for work in raising awareness of state-sponsored organ pillaging in China.

Michael Kives '99: Creative Artists Agency, Motion Picture Agent

Steve Kroft '85: Conviron Limited, President & CEO

Ralph Krueger '77: Former Edmonton Oilers head coach; currently the Chair of Southampton F.C. of the Premier League

John Lu '82: TSN Reporter

Declan McGarry '02: Country Music Artist

Lindsay Nelko '04: International Choreographer

Ryan Reaves '05: NHL player

Hartley Richardson '72
:  President and Chief Executive Officer of James Richardson & Sons

James Armstrong Richardson '39: Politician; member of Cabinet under Pierre Elliott Trudeau; businessman; founder of James Richardson International

Derek Riley Jr. '72: Yield Energy Inc, President

Derek Riley Sr. '39: Appointed member of the Order of Canada for his contributions to the community as a businessman, athlete and philanthropist

David Schumacher '87: Emmy-winning television and film producer/director

Simar Sinha '95
: One of Canada's Top 30 Doctors

Sarah Stock '97: Wrestler (a.k.a. Sarita, Dark Angel)

Tom Watson '06: Rower for Oxford University

Zach Werner '78: Musician; record producer; entertainment lawyer; and talent manager

Jordan Wheeler '82: Scriptwriter/consulting producer

 

                      

 

Contact

Ms. Joan Banman Cristo ’83   

Alumni Coordinator 
JBanman_Cristo@sjr.mb.ca    
204.477.2417