Erin Ball is a 21-year-old from Botwood, Newfoundland and Labrador and is representing the Coast of Bays—Central—Notre Dame. She is currently living in St. John’s where she is studying Biochemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland and will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Science. After graduation, she aspires to go to dental school, a goal she has had since the age of 11. Erin is a member of the Premier’s Youth Council in Newfoundland and Labrador, a Memorial Ambassador at her university and an active volunteer in her community. She is the President of the Skills Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Alumni Association, the Administration Coordinator of the Skills Canada National Alumni Committee and advocates for women in trades and technologies. Ms. Ball is passionate about gender equality and women’s empowerment.