Garth Wigle is an actor with experience on stage in comedy, drama, musical theatre, improv, and film and television. He has studied at ACT Ottawa, The Professional Actor's Lab, and Second City, Toronto. He has completed workshops with Brian Levy, Michael Gordin Shore, Barbara Deutsch, Steve Mann, Gloria Mann, and Caroly Larson. Garth is currently completing the Voice Over for Improvisers class offered through Second City, Toronto at WANTED! Sound + Picture Studios.
Garth served in the Canadian Armed Forces as an Officer in the Artillery during the Cold War. After his medical release, he worked as a Surveyor in Libya, contract security, bank messenger for a leasing company, and eventually spent 20 years with Transport Canada and NAV CANADA as a flight service specialist and education specialist before taking early retirement. While with NAV CANADA, he earned his designation as an Applied Science Technologist (Industrial/Aviation Management) with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists. He also taught online in the Adult Education programme for the Faculty of Education, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON.
Academically, he holds a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management from Trinity College & University, Sioux Falls, SD and a Master of Arts in Leadership and Training from Royal Roads University, Victoria, BC.
Garth was a volunteer fleet driver for the 2017 Invictus Games held in Toronto 23-30 September, 2017. He had the privilege of driving a diverse group of VIP Guests of the Games in a 2017 Jaguar XJ L sedan.
Since his 2017 Invictus Games experience, Garth has joined Soldier On. To date he has participated in the 2018 RCAF Run 10K and the Ontario Paddling Camp.