Hockey Canada Awards

Liz MacKinnon Award

The Liz MacKinnon Award annually recognizes the contribution of a companion during the Spring Congress who personifies the character spirit of Liz: her love of life, her love of family and her love of the people involved in hockey. Her legacy remains with Hockey Canada.

Liz MacKinnon Award
Year Award Winner Hometown
2023 Not presented
2022 Laurena Wooldridge Milton Station, PEI
2021 Not presented -
2020 Not presented -
2019 Brenda Whitehead  Roland, MB
2018 Terry Menard Québec, Que.
2017 Sherry Roberts Botwood, N.L.
2016 Mary Moore Sydney, N.S.
2015 Karen Pupich Schumacher, Ont.
2014 Not presented -
2013 Susan Pitcher Windsor, Nfld.
2012 Sylvia Drago Sudbury, Ont.
2011 Jill Donovan Saint John, N.B.
2010 Rose Delparte Calgary, Alta.
2009 Denise Costello Ottawa, Ont.
2008 Hélène Laflèche St-Charles-Borromée, Que.
2007 Mim Hornell Grand Falls-Windsor, N.L.
2006 Myrna Kartusch Regina, Sask.
2005 Mark McMahon Thunder Bay, Ont.
2004 Louise Allain Québec
2003 Barb Kallay Drumheller, Alta.
2002 Nancy Russell St. John's, N.L.
2001 Jan Papineau Milton, Ont.
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