Recognizing a champion who has displayed extraordinary leadership and made an exceptional contribution to human services.
The recipient of this annual award is nominated by OMSSA's Awards and Nomination Committee and selected by OMSSA's Board of Directors. Selection criteria includes:
A proven and respected track record of achievement in human services
Someone who is recognized as a thought leader in human services
Someone whose work has been provincially or nationally significant
Recipients will be honoured at OMSSA's Annual Leadership Symposium, happening May 13-15, 2019 in Thunder Bay.
2018: Janet Menard
2017: Terry Cooke
2016: Ratna Omidvar
2015: Art Eggleton and Hugh Segal
2014: Janet Gasparini
2013: Clyde Hertzman
2012: Armine Yalnizyan
2011: Sherri Torjman