This award was created by the Alumni of Victoria College Executive in 1997 and is given annually to a Victoria College Alumna/us who has distinguished her or himself through extraordinary contribution to society at large, including social, business, political, educational, cultural, or religious life. Such contributions can be at the local, national or international level in recognition of recent or lifetime achievement.
Congratulations to Sonia A. (Ali) Baxendale Vic 8T4 for the 2016 Victoria College Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.
Sonia Baxendale is recognized for her professional accomplishments in the financial sector and for her commitment to advocating for women in leadership. She currently serves as corporate director on the boards of CI Financial Corp., Laurentian Bank and Foresters Financial. She has received numerous honours and was listed three times as one of the Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada.
Now Accepting Distinguished Alumni Award Nominations for 2017
Do you know a Vic grad who is making a significant contribution to the society? Nominate him or her for the Distinguished Alumni Award.
Nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award are due November 30, 2017
Nominees will be considered by a Selection Committee comprised as follows:
Past Award Recipients
2016 Sonia A. Baxendale Vic 8T4