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Mark Tewksbury

Co-founder, The Great Traits - Host

Mark Tewksbury first came to prominence as the star athlete who burst out of the water at the Barcelona Olympics; an Olympic Champion with gold, silver and bronze medals, numerous awards, and a cover appearance on TIME magazine.

Mark has been the Master of Ceremonies for the Dalai Lama’s Canadian appearances, was invited by the Government of France to address human rights at the United Nations in New York City, and was the Chef de Mission for the 2012 Canadian Olympic Team competing in London.  Mark is currently the Vice-Chair of Special Olympics Canada, is seen as a global leader on LGBT sport issues, and was part of the CBC broadcast team covering the 2016 Rio Olympics.