Corporal Etienne Bilodeau was born and raised in St-Hyacinthe, Quebec. He studied 3D animation in college for 2 years until he decided to reorient his career path. He enrolled in the Canadian Armed Forces in 2019 to become an Avionics Systems Technician. Following completion of his Basic Military Qualification, Cpl Bilodeau undertook his trade training at Canadian Forces Base Borden, Ontario. Upon graduating, he was offered a position with 431 Air Demonstration Squadron in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, where he has been working since.
This is Cpl Bilodeau’s first opportunity to join the Snowbirds team on the road. He is part of the Force Generation personnel.