Jake Graham ’09 received the Young Alumni Excellence Award, which honours alumni who have distinguished themselves within 15 years of graduating from Crescent. Jake attended Wake Forest University on a running scholarship. After graduating, he began a career in marketing in Toronto and then transitioned to working as a professional photographer. During the Canada 150 celebrations in 2017, Jake drove across Canada, capturing the countryside with his camera. The CBC featured his work on several occasions. He has completed projects for Canadian Geographic, Canada Goose, Parks Canada, TD Bank, Sheraton and others. His photos also appear on some of the world’s biggest travel accounts, including EarthPix, Wilderness Culture and Explore Canada.