The EOSDN Outstanding Service Award was created in 1995 to honour annually a Network member who has contributed in a significant way to the ongoing success of the Network.

2018 Outstanding Service Award Recipient Announced

The Board of Directors for the Eastern Ontario Staff Development Network
is pleased to announce that the 2018 recipient of the Outstanding Service Award is
Barbara Fraser-Stiff - read more


Past Recipients

  • 1995: John Graham, Superintendent, Leeds and Grenville County Board of Education
  • 1996: Brian Gilmour, Principal, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Public School Board
  • 1997: Dona Cruickshank, Coordinator, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Public School Board
  • 1998: Julie Clarke, Assistant to the Project Director, Eastern Ontario Staff Development Network
  • 1999: Reg Shadbolt, Project Director, Eastern Ontario Staff Development Network
  • 2000: Marc Schaefer, Superintendent, Upper Canada District School Board
  • 2001: Russ Holmberg, Superintendent, Renfrew County District School Board and Greg McNally, Director of Education, Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario
  • 2002: Eleanor Newman, Superintendent, Upper Canada District School Board
  • 2003: Faculty of Education, Queen's University, Kingston
  • 2004: Barbara Day Wills, Superintendent of Education (Ret), Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic DSB
  • 2005: David Fox, Superintendent of Education, HPEDSB, and Margaret Fancy, Principal, CDSBEO
  • 2006: Michele Babcock, Limestone DSB
  • 2007: Patti Greer, Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic DSB
  • 2008: Deborah Robinson, Ottawa Catholic Schools
  • 2009: Lauren Wilson, Renfrew District School Board
  • 2010: The late Barry O’Connor, former Director of Education for Limestone DSB and Lorne Keon, former Director of Education for Renfrew County Catholic DSB
  • 2011: Deborah Pennell, SOQP Registrar & Manager, Events and Administration, EOSDN
  • 2012: Dona Cruickshank, Past Executive Director, EOSDN and Hélène Coulombe, Student Success Coordinator, Ottawa Catholic School Board
  • 2013: Sharon McNamara-Trevisan, Curriculum Coordinator, Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic DSB 
  • 2014: Mary-Anne Cowan, Principal, Ottawa-Catholic School Board
  • 2015: France Dupuis, FSL Curruciulum Consultant, Catholic DSB of Eastern Ontario
  • 2016: Gayle Bishop, Superintendent of Education, Renfrew County DSB
  • 2017: Lynn Denault, Renfrew County Catholic DSB
  • 2018: Barbara Fraser-Stiff, Superintendent of Education (ret.d) Limestone DSB