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June 15, 2022
Amanda Balsillie is one of 18 contestants competing for the grand prize of $100,000 as part of APTN’s first reality TV series called Bears’ Lair.
“I am very proud to be representing as a contestant from the North,” she says.
Originally from Yellowknife, she attributes her journey as a social worker and now CEO of her own company, Four Directions Holistic Counselling, to the hardships she’s endured living in Northern Canada.
“I’ve had to live through that intergenerational trauma,” she says, “But I’ve learned from those experiences and those experiences have made me (the) stronger person I am today.”
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