Employee Bios

Anthony

Hailing from down under, Anthony brings his incredible sculpting and technical abilities to VSI as our shop manager and product developer. He works quickly and efficiently without compromising any quality. Anthony is a quick study, having created the Canine Dental Surgical Model, he has now completed a number of simulated tooth extractions and is well versed in dental anatomy. His past experience includes creating sculptures and props for the film industry, carpentry, and working as a professional piper.

Audrey

Audrey has a knack for organizing and making things run faster and smoother. She is great at analyzing a process and finding a better way to get things done. With a background in Sculpture from the Alberta College of Art and Design, she utilizes her artistic skill to make our simulators come to life. An outdoorsy girl at heart, you can bet that she’d almost always like to be gone fishing.

Alan

With a great ability to absorb information and push boundaries, Alan is always looking to improve processes and make things function better. With a background in the orthotics industry, at VSI he has expanded his knowledge of mold making and is quick to pick up on new processes and procedures.  Alan is full of positive energy and keeps things light and enjoyable. For fun, he likes to fly his quadcopter/drone and take captivating footage of areas around Calgary.

Marlies

Marlies brings her enthusiasm to the shop and is willing to take on any new projects that come her way. Her attention to detail is evident in her work, and she utilizes her drawing skills when documenting some of our processes. She completed her practicum working on film projects with Dave Trainor building props and prosthetic molds. Originally from Nelson BC, she holds a Degree with Distinction in Drawing from the Alberta College of Art and Design and is an avid rock climber.