Local student shares love for community with Green Dream

By Brad Quarin
The Whitecourt Star
September 20, 2022
Category: Forestry
Region: Canada, Canada West

Cody Oliver

Cody Oliver, 21, completed his internship at the Alberta Newsprint Company (ANC) this summer after being named a winner in the 2022 Green Dream internship program. Oliver was one of 11 recipients of the Green Dream scholarship this year and the only one from Whitecourt, according to the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC). According to FPAC, the Green Dream program supports youths across the country who “are passionate about working in the forest sector and have a strong commitment to the environment and their community”. Oliver is majoring in accounting at the University of Lethbridge, having started there in 2019. “Forestry has been a part of my life since before I could remember, providing my family with countless opportunities,” Oliver told FPAC. “I am extremely excited to help shine light on the industry.” …Oliver said he would be interested in pursuing a career in accounting in the forestry industry.

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