Karen Peters' role in the community is two-fold. She uses her experience of having been in the food business since she was 14 to teach at the Foothills Composite High School.
Once school's out for the day, she shares her knowledge of the town's story as a member of the Okotoks and District Historical Society by leading walking tours of various parts of town, including Olde Towne Okotoks and the cemetery.
A former St. Albert woman is among the 17 finalists to be one of Canadaís next two astronauts.
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