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The Honourable Lois Mitchell, Lieutenant Governor Of Alberta
Tue, 16 May 2017, 11:30 AM – 1:15 PM MDT
The Canadian Club of Calgary is extremely pleased to welcome Lois Mitchell, Alberta’s 18th Lieutenant Governor as our May 16, 2017 luncheon speaker, whose talk topic is Canada 150 - Celebrating the Heroes of Canadian Innovation.
Her Honour the Honourable Lois Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD
Lois Mitchell is an accomplished businesswoman and a proud, longstanding member of Alberta’s dedicated corps of community volunteers. She began her duties as the 18th Lieutenant Governor of Alberta on June 12, 2015. Her Honour has chosen to make history education a focus during her tenure in office.
Lois Mitchell has maintained a firm commitment to community service and volunteerism throughout her life. Her belief in the value of amateur sport, to both individuals and the community as a whole, prompted volunteer service as a Director of the Hockey Canada Foundation and Ambassador and Governor of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League.
Her Honour is Chancellor of the Alberta Order of Excellence. In 2016, The Canada Institute presented the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service to Her Honour and His Honour as a team. In 2015, she received Honourary Doctor of Law degrees from the Universities of Alberta and Calgary and became a Dame of Justice of the Order of St. John that same year. In 2012, she was named a Member of the Order of Canada and received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.
Plan to be there! There is limited seating for this event.