Calvin “Kalvonix” is a rapper, writer, and motivational speaker working to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health. Diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy at 12 months, Calvin has had his fair share of dark times. Due to using crutches and a wheelchair, he was bullied quite often in elementary school. Once he began high school, however, he quickly discovered his passion for hip-hop and words. Calvin has self-produced over 25 solo albums, performed for the 2010 Winter Games, published at 20 years old, and recently was awarded the 2020 Melodic Champion by Loc Files Media. He is currently an Academic Advisor at Kwantlen Polytechnic Advisor where he is able to use his student experience, empathy and active listening skills to help others. His latest album, “Right on Time, Just As I Planned” is available on all major streaming platforms now!