Capilano University awarded six outstanding alumni, employees and partners with 2016 Alumni Awards of Excellence on June 21, 2016.

Chelsey Reist, Acting for the Camera certificate 2005 and Acting for Stage and Screen diploma 2009, received a One to Watch Award. Reist started her career as host of an internationally broadcast travel series. She has since appeared in national commercial campaigns, TV shows and feature films. Her work has screened at the Cannes Film Festival and she is returning for her fourth season on the CW Network hit, The 100, which Rolling Stone Magazine recently voted one of the top sci-fi shows of all time. Reist remains connected to Capilano University as a regular guest lecturer and student mentor.

See all the 2016 Alumni Awards of Excellence recipients’ videos here.

Submitted by Communications & Marketing

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