Christine Adela White
Christine Adela White is an entrepreneur, model, actor, philanthropist and Ms. Vancouver 2015/2016. She is the owner and a teacher of a music education studio where teachers offer lessons in many disciplines, academic tutorship and music therapy (www.cwmusic.ca). She studied at the University of British Columbia, completed her degree in Music and received Golden Key Honour Society recognition (top 15% in academics in her faculty).
Christine is a cyclist with team “Riders for Ryders” in The Ride to Conquer Cancer and has raised over $20,000 for local charities, $13,000 of which for the BC Cancer Foundation. 2016 marks her sixth year cycling 240KM from Vancouver to Seattle in memory of her sister Laura. She recently returned from the Philippines and assisted Bikes for the Philippines’ initiative in providing bikes and gear for underprivileged, high-risk-drop-out children who walk ~ 3 – 5KM to school.
Recognizing the need to do more for the Philippines, her mother’s home country, Christine is flying back in December 2016 alongside teachers and students of a charity tribute band dubbed “unsung”. Musicians are as young as 10 years old! www.cwmusic.ca/fundraising
With Vancouver Television, she plans on continuing to raise awareness for charities close to her heart, whilst encouraging others to do the same by giving other fundraising activists a voice to share their initiatives.
Pegah Ahani was born in Tehran, Iran and immigrated to Canada when she was four years old, and raised in
our beautiful city of vancouver. Her passion for the performing arts, film and television has framed her career endeavours.
In high school Pegah was involved in creative writing,theatre,improv, and singing where she learned how to channel her talents.
Pegah has a passion for storytelling, acting, voice acting and singing.
Graduating from the International Baccalaureate program in high school, she was a year ahead of her class and ready for college with scholarships.
She decided to continue her academic journey, and received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts Technology from Simon Fraser University. Since her grad she has been involved with many creative projects like acting in a play, co-creating and acting in her own web series script writing, comedy, social media beauty blogging , slam poetry and pursuing her love for singing and songwriting.
Pegah wants to utilize her passion for creativity to touch people of all walks of life. She enjoys karaoke, watching musicals, cooking, hiking, swimming and traveling.
Her ultimate goal is to help make the world a better place with her exuberant personality and cheer for life. Watch out for Pegah weekly on Vancouver Television!