2016 winner, Curtis Nichols (left) with Hockey Alberta Chairman, Terry Engen


Chairman’s Award

Presented to an individual for “exceptional service to hockey in Alberta.”

Presented at the Hockey Alberta Annual General Meeting, with the recipient to be determined solely by the Chairman.

The 2016 winner of the Chairman’s Award is Curtis Nichols.


PAST WINNERS

2015 - Betty Chmilar - Edmonton

2014 - Earl Reid - Fort Saskatchewan

2013 - Fran Zinger - Sherwood Park

2012 - Len Samletzki - St. Albert

2011 - Robert “Bobby” Olynyk - Edmonton

2010 - Ray Boudreau – Spruce Grove

2009 - Rob Litwinski – Red Deer

2008 - Jerrold Lemko – Vegreville

2007 - Ted Carter - Calgary

2006 - Gord Hira – Carstairs

2005 - John Jacobs - Stettler

2005 - Scott Robinson – Red Deer

2004 - Terry LedinghamBon Accord

2003 - Bob Clark – Carstairs

2002 - Pat CoristineGrande Prairie

2001 - Gary Seher – Red Deer

2000 - Howard Wurban – Red Deer

1999 - John A MacDonald – Innisfail

1998 - Malcolm MacLeod – Mannville

1997 - Marvin Bird – Grande Prairie

1996 - Alec Fedoruk – Edmonton

1995 - Judy Colpitts – Calgary

1994 - Stew Hitman – Red Deer

1993 - Wally Popik – St. Albert

1992 - Roger Otteson – Edmonton

1991 - Bruce Atchison – Ardrossan

1990 - Ken Craig – Red Deer

1989 - Suzanne Triance – Sherwood Park

1988 - Jim Forsythe – Crossfield

1987 - Bill Marrinan – Calgary

1986 - Russ Barnes – Edmonton

1985 - Ernie Boruk – Edmonton

1984 - Vern Paul – Edmonton

1983 - John Kelly – Lloydminster

1982 - Doug MacKenzie – Edmonton

1981 - Gordon Mills – Wainwright

1980 - Frank Solowan – Calgary

1979 - Gordon Orser – Lethbridge

1978 - Fred Lupo – Edmonton

1977 - Don Haley – Calgary

1976 - Gil Bellevance – Edmonton

1975 - John McPheeGrande Prairie

1974 - Jarvis Miller – Calgary

1973 - Jim McAdie – Edmonton