A problem solver with diverse work experience, Isaiah Belleth has worked seasonally with Thames River Melons for the past six years. Employed from May through November, he works 12-hour shifts beginning at three in the morning, loading, tracking, and selling a variety of fresh produce at markets throughout southwestern Ontario. Isaiah Belleth has also worked as a delivery helper for UPS during the busy holiday season.
A graduate of Woodstock Collegiate Institute, Mr. Belleth played basketball and spent summers as a basketball coach counselor with the Triple C Hoops Sports Camps. His volunteer experience also includes co-leading the Jumpstart Sunday school youth program at Innerkip Presbyterian Church. Since 2017, Mr. Belleth has worked as a sales advisor at Sport Chek, providing customer service and inventory management for the Woodstock retail store.
In recognition of his leadership and positive community involvement, he received the Vashti Deller Memorial Award. He also earned the Character Recognition Award and the Dr.& Mrs. Gupta Award of Courage.