Northern Village Team

Northern Village has a small, yet dedicated team to take care of your website needs.


Arni MikelsonsArni Mikelsons


Arni Mikelsons has been building websites since the beginning of the Internet. Arni is also a co-founder of YikeSite, which is the CMS that is used by Northern Village. He also has experience being a Project and Product Manager for Open Text and Burntsand. When not working on Northern Village Arni is looking for ways to give back to the community.


Navroop Singh SidhuuNavroop Singh Sidhu

Website Developer

Navroop Singh Sidhu has a Masters in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Windsor. His focus is on the technical aspects of client websites and to keep improving the Northern Village Website Builder. Navroop brings a wide range of experience from both hardware and software companies. He is also dedicated to volunteering and giving back to the community.


Ieva Van Geest MikelsonsIeva Van Geest Mikelsons

Website Entrepreneur

Ieva has a passionate interest in all aspects of the Northern Village community. Her focus on writing and content helps bring our content to life. When she is not working on our websites, she has a keen interest in baking, staying active and current events





Gord AuldGord Auld

Designer and Illustrator

Gord Auld is a graphic artist based in Guelph and is the main designer for Northern Village. Gord takes care to understand the needs of the client website, taking in all the brand elements (or create them if necessary) to ensure that his designs enhance the messages that are being conveyed.



Rob McleanRob McLean

Marketing and Strategy Specialist

Rob has been helping brands, businesses and organizations to communicate with efficiency and effectiveness for almost twenty years. He wants Northern Village clients' communications to be compelling, straightforward and effective. He is currently an Instructor of Marketing at the University of Guelph.