University Distinguished Service Award Reception

2018 Distinguished Service Award recipients
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Chancellor Jim Leech & Principal and Vice-Chancellor Patrick Deane invite you to a reception honouring the

2019 Distinguished Service Award recipients.

Susan Blake-Queen’s alumna, dedicated staff member since 1975, current Assistant Dean (Studies) in the Faculty of Arts and Science, and tireless advocate for students.

Yolande E. Chan-Multifaceted Smith School of Business Professor and Associate Dean (Research, PhD and MSc Programs), distinguished researcher, and champion of equity, diversity, and inclusion at the University.

Merv Daub-Queen’s alumnus, former Trustee and University Councillor, dedicated football coach, historian and Gaels expert, and Professor Emeritus in the Smith School of Business.

Tom Harris-Queen’s alumnus, dedicated educator and senior administrator, oversaw the most successful fundraising campaign in Queen’s history. Tireless champion for the school, our alumni and our future alumni - the students of Queen's. 

Janean D. Sergeant-Queen’s alumna, retired Manager of High Performance Sport Operations with 38 years of service at the University, influential leader in provincial and national interuniversity sport, and devoted to student-athlete success.

Chris Tabor-Long-serving Manager of the Queen’s Campus Bookstore, committed to providing accessible and cost-effective course materials to students, innovator and leader within the bookstore industry.

Formal presentation at 5:45 pm. Reception with refreshments following the awards presentation.  The Gallery will be open for tours.

If you would like to send a congratulatory note to one or more of the recipients, please email the note with the recipient's name included. Notes will be presented to the recipients that evening.



Agnes Etherington Art Centre
36 University Ave
Kingston, ON


$55 per person
$35 per Queen's Student


Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Event Contacts

Natasha DaSilva
Events Assistant
613-530-2060 x75403