HAABC / SCH Awards

Each year, the HAABC Board presents lifetime membership awards to members who have shown outstanding contributions to the HAABC over the course of their careers. These awards are given out to the winners by the HAABC Board of Directors at the annual HAABC Seminar.

Additionally, Small Craft Harbours presents awards to Harbour Authorities / individuals who have shown outstanding dedication to their harbours and to the Harbour Authority Program. These awards are given out by Small Craft Harbours staff at the annual HAABC Seminar.

The winners at past HAABC seminars are listed below.

 

2017 “Celebrating 20 Years” – Port Alberni

  • HAABC Lifetime Member: Robert Clarke, Comox Valley Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual  Achievement: Maureen Nordstrom, Fanny Bay Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual  Achievement: Phyllis Titus, Campbell River Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual  Achievement: Saint Clair McColl Salt Spring Island Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Achievement: Chris Tamburri, Harbour Authority of Squamish

2016 “Stronger Together” – Prince Rupert

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Andy Ellingsen, Harbour Authority of Cortes Island; Carol Doyle, Gibsons Landing Harbour Authority; Leslie Taylor, HAABC Administrator
  • SCH – HA Environmental Stewardship: Okeover Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Seyem’ Qwantlen Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Malcolm Island Lions Club
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Queen Charlotte City Harbour Authority

2015 “Maintaining Progress” – Victoria

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Tim Hobbs, Campbell River Harbour Authority; Bill McEnery, Harbour Authority of Squamish
  • SCH – National Prix D’Excellence: Mike Griswold, Quadra Island Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Harbour Authority of Cortes Island
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Gibsons Landing Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Joel Baziuk, Steveston Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Jeff Coburn, Zeballos Harbour Authority

2014 “Stay the Course” – Richmond

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Steve Bird, Ucluelet Harbour Authority; Lutz Budde, Oona River Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Environmental Stewardship: Ocean Falls Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Achievement: Deep Bay Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Julie Blood, French Creek Harbour Authority

2013 “Foundation for Success: Building an Effective Organization” – Nanaimo

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Neil Gustafson, Lund Harbour Authority; Janet Rooke, Tsehum Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Environmental Stewardship: Bella Coola Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Mike Jacobs, Haisla Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Mike Griswold, Quadra Island Harbour Authority

2012 “Proactive, Practical & Professional: Characteristics of Effective Management” – Nanaimo

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Art Childs, False Creek Harbour Authority; Bob Baziuk, Steveston Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Harbour Authority Achievement: Fanny Bay Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Bick Benedict, Mission Harbour Authority

2011 “Myths, Misconceptions & Realities” – Nanaimo

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: Rick Hill, Port Edward Harbour Authority; Hiltje Binner, Port McNeill Harbour Authority
  • SCH – HA Environmental Stewardship: Tsehum Harbour Authority

2010 “Embracing Change: Opportunities and Challenges in a New Climate” – Nanaimo

  • HAABC Lifetime Member: Elizabeth McLeod, Comox Valley Harbour Authority

2009 “20/20 Vision” – Courtenay

  • HAABC Lifetime Member: Stan Watterson, Steveston Harbour Authority
  • SCH – Individual Commitment: Janet Rooke, Tsehum Harbour Authority

2008 “Planning for Success” – Squamish

  • HAABC Lifetime Member: Jim Parsons, Powell River Harbour Authority

2007 “A Decade of Progress” – Nanaimo

  • HAABC Lifetime Members: John Hayes, Gibsons Landing Harbour Authority; Linda Franz, Campbell River Harbour Authority

2006 “Harbour Essentials: Safety & Communication” – Courtenay

  • HAABC Lifetime Member: Maureen Nordstrom, Fanny Bay Harbour Authority