Outstanding Alumni

Honouring alumni who have made significant contributions in their personal or professional lives in the areas of the Arts, Business, Personal Achievement or Philanthropy. 

2019-20 Alumni Achievement Awards Recipients

Alumni Achievement Award for the Arts

The WIC Alumni Achievement Award for the Arts is awarded to an individual who has achieved substantial success and made significant contributions to the Arts. Recipients include visual artists, performing artists, writers, authors or professional working in an artistic space to further expand the promotion of the Arts.

This year’s recipient: Heather McCrae ’91

Alumni Achievement Award for Business

The WIC Alumni Achievement Award for Business goes to an individual who has career accomplishments that deserve tremendous recognition. This individual is a driven competitor in the business world and remains dedicated to making his/her community better through generous time and energy outside of the workplace.

This year’s recipient: Aaron Logan ’04

Alumni Achievement Award for Philanthropy

The WIC Alumni Achievement Award for Philanthropy is awarded to an individual who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to a community or cause. This individual is a leading example of compassion, altruism and social conscience through their gifts of both time and treasure.

This year’s recipient: Jeff Cormack ’01

Alumni Achievement Award for Personal Achievement

The WIC Alumni Personal Achievement award is presented to an individual who has achieved notable personal success in their endeavours by demonstrating resilience and determination.

This year’s recipient: Erin Bradley ’90

Nominate WIC alumni

Want to nominate a WIC alumnus for a future Achievement Award? Complete the  form here. For more information, please contact Rolly Chalifoux, Administrator of Alumni Relations, at rollychalifoux@mywic.ca or 403-255-5300.

Past Recipients

Year Awarded Arts Business Philanthropy Personal Achievement
2019 Brent Martin (’02) Phil Shaer ('91) Sophie Virji ('01) Lauren Alston ('06)
2018 Joanne Chapin (’94) Nadim Vasanji (’01) Amish Patel (’99) Adam Melnyk (’98)
2017 Jeremy Freeborn (’95) Arden Styles ('92) Faheem Allidina ('94) Janine Davies ('90)
2016 Katie Drummond ('04) Manjit Minhas ('98) Kathryn Waslen ('01) Rameez Virji ('11)
2015 Rebecca Leheup ('92) Ola Malik ('89) Tiffany Kieboom ('01) Fraser Abbott ('87)
2014 Patrick Creery ('89) Marshall Anderson ('90) Steve Major ('87) Mike Lovecchio ('88)
2013 Tamar Zenith ('88) Corinne A Lyall ('88) Wade Felesky ('87) Jayson Stoffman ('90)