Gord Hyland was CRTO Registrar and CEO from 2002-2006. He left an imprint on all who knew him. He was a kind, thoughtful and supportive leader, who was dedicated and enthusiastic, and always professional, compassionate and gracious. This award was created to honour his memory. As a 5+ year volunteer on the RTSO Board of Directors and volunteer Editor of RTSO Airwaves, Shawna MacDonald is the recipient of this award.
Shawna received this award at the INSPIRE 2019 conference in Toronto.