The Exemplary Service Award was initiated by Mayor & Council to acknowledge those who, over a period of time, have dedicated their time and service to the well-being of our community and its citizens.
2018 Call for Nominations
Kamloops City Council is inviting nominations for the City's Exemplary Service Award (formerly Distinguished Service Award).
The Exemplary Service Award was initiated by Mayor & Council to acknowledge those, who, over a period of time, have dedicated their time and service to the well-being of our community and it’s citizens.
This year’s Award has been split into two categories:
- Young Adult (30 and under)
- Adult (30 and over)
The following selection criteria will be applied:
- Nominees will have demonstrated commitment to various endeavours or services to the community over a period of time.
- Present members of Council, City staff, and groups do not qualify for nomination.
- Individuals who have received the Freedom of the City, a Centennial Medal, or a previous Distinguished Service Award will not qualify.
- Nominees will have been residents of the City of Kamloops during their service to the community.
- Nominations will not be accepted from family members of nominees.
- The nominee’s service should be considered to be a voluntary contribution to the growth and development of the community or the well-being of its citizens.
The selected citizens will be invited to a formal reception to receive the Exemplary Service Award in recognition of their contributions to the community.
Nomination forms and copies of the selection criteria are available from City Hall Reception or on the City’s website www.kamloops.ca
Deadline for nominations is 4:30 pm on Thursday, March 15, 2018.
2017 Honourable Recipients
L - R: Cst. Dustin Meikle, Jonathon Fulton, Gillian Stephenson, Bryce Herman, Danica Wilkinson, Merek De Witte, Cst. George Buttuls.
Photo: Peter Olsen Photography.
2017 - Jonathon Fulton, Gillian Stephenson, Bryce Herman, Danica Wilkinson, Merek De Witte
2016 - Terri Axani, Sherry Chamberlain, Stan Fike, Francois Lambert, Delores Owen and Mike Stewart-Smith
2015 - Marion Anderson, Bob Cowden, Chenel Meunier-Tedford, Julie Moray, Jordan Popadynetz, Margaret Rodgers and Joan Wymer
2014 - Jeff Arnold, Charlie Bruce, Edward "Ted" Erickson, Raymond Jolicoeur, Claire Moreau, Andrew Philpot, Helen Saemerow and Janice Yeung
2013 - Sandra Blair, Graham Cope, Pat Decker, Jessie Ann Fleming, Trevor Jensen, Niki Remesz and Anthony Salituro
2012 - Harvey Fraser, Lynda MacKenzie, Acacia Schietenknop and Ruth Williams
2011 - Maurice (Mo) Bradley, Natasha Chisholm, Kailey Jolliffe, Natasha Nilsen and Sandy Van Camp
2010 - Sue Adams, Jan Cook, Elizabeth Lyne and Izzy McQueen
2008 - Natalie Lidster, Alice Ross and Joyce Ware
1999 - Andrew Quirie
1996 - Ian Neighbour and Robert J Perry
1995 - Naomi B Butner, Ambo Dhaliwal, Jeevyn Dhaliwal, Doreen Haughton, Enid Janzen, Barbara Morgan, Marian Owens, Kris Stephenson, Karen Willies and Yosh Yoshida