Dawn Rivard, an Emmy Award & Canadian Screen Award winner, works internationally as a wig builder, stylist and make-up artist. Dawn has trained and worked throughout the world in locations such as Japan, New Zealand, Europe, the UK, and across North America. Ms. Rivard has also conducted master classes in South America and Japan. She began in an apprenticeship with the Canadian Opera Company. She worked on the world premieres of Ragtime and Sunset Boulevard, in addition to the acclaimed production of Show Boat. Ms. Rivard is a recognized industry specialist with over 25 years’ experience in opera, film, television, theater and commercials. She earned her first Emmy Award as a member of the hair & make-up teams for the television production of Feast of All Saints and is a Canadian Screen Award Winner for “Achievement for Hair on a Feature Film” for The Mortal Instruments: The City of Bones. Dawn Rivard holds a I.A.T.S.E local 873 card and became a charter member of Local 822 in 1992.