Welcome to the Vavasour family web site. Our
individual pages and email addresses can be found below. Click on
a name to jump directly to that person's section:
| Irene | Zachary | Kyle | Robert | Gail | Herschel | Shilo
||Jeff was born in St. John's, Newfoundland, attended Prince of Wales
Collegiate, earned a B.Sc.
(Hons.) in Physics
from Memorial University of
Newfoundland in 1992, then moved to British Columbia to
pursue graduate school at UBC.
Jeff and Irene met at MUN in the summer of 1990
and were reunited at UBC
in 1992. They were married in St. John's in
1994. In 1995, Jeff left graduate school to work with the
video game developer Digital Eclipse
Software, Inc. which, through a series of mergers,
became part of Foundation 9
Entertainment. There, Jeff ultimately held the
position of Executive VP of Canadian Operations. (In
2000, Jeff completed an M.Sc.
part-time at UBC while
still working with DESI.) He now
||Zachary was born to Jeff and Irene in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Zachary's hobbies include running, swimming, music,
skating and anything related to cars, superheros or bats.
His favourite phrase is currently "you know
what...?." and his favourite food is currently
either chicken strips or hamburgers. You can email him,
but don't expect a response for a few years yet. Check
out his personal web page for pictures and progress details.
||Kyle was born to Jeff and Irene in Vancouver, British Columbia. His
hobbies include climbing and an obsessive fascination
with construction equipment. He loves singing, playing
the piano, animals of all sorts, tidying, and his
blankets. View his personal web page!
||Herschel, 1/2" more than
expected.) His mom was a Newfoundlander,
his pop American. His name came from the British
John Frederick William Herschel, whom Jeff
was reading about at the time Herschel came to the
family. He was a very intelligent dog that tried to
persuade people he's actually "just a little person
in a doggie suit", particularly when it came to meal
time. Some of his siblings have entered politics. In July
2002, Robert, Gail
and Herschel drove across Canada
to their new home in Cloverdale, British Columbia.
Herschel passed away on January 19, 2007, at 16 years.
||Shilo is Robert and British Columbia on
October 11, 2006, and named after the greenx88 ฟรี ส ปิ น. He joined Robert and Gail's household
in February 2007 as an energetic and friendly pup that
loves to chew things.
Original content ?000 Jeff Vavasour. Site updated April 11, 2016.