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Dave North and Stephanie Hunter, Skid Watson and George McVeigh Award Winners, 2019

Skid Watson Award 

“A person can accomplish almost anything if they don’t care who gets the credit”

Mel Osborne Fellowship

The Kiwanis Foundation of  Canada has created an award which honours one of its founders. This fellowship consists of Kiwanians and others who have contributed to the growth and work of Kiwanis. Their service and dedication is remembered and honoured by their being named to this prestigious society.


Member Orientation Package 

Taylor Bazinet

Peak Performance Fitness

P 705-826-1169


Adam Borutski

Sales Manager, Lake Country Office Solutions

P 705-326-0907 ext. 102


Peter Borutski

Lake Country Office Solutions


Marnie Bosco
1st Year Director, 2019-20

Skid Watson Award 2015


Mundell Funeral Home

P 705-325-2231     F 705-325-1229


Heather Breckles
Vice President, 2019-20

Skid Watson Award 2006

Mel Osborne Fellow


Coldriver Manufacturing

P 705-329-0949

Bob Brown
Past President 1983

Mel Osborne Fellow


Thor Motors

P 705-326-6447

F 705-326-1116

Walt Bulas
Past President 1986


Mike Bunn
Past President 2002, 2nd Year Director, 2019-20

Skid Watson Award 2003


Retired Principal, Grant Thornton LLP

Cell Phone:  705-323-6524

Dave Burns

Orillia Glass and Mirror Ltd.

Work Phone: 705-325-5441

Home Phone:  705-558-9769

Mark Burns
President Elect, 2019-20

Orillia Glass and Mirror Ltd.

Work Phone: 705-325-5441


Chuck Burton
Chair, Kiwanis Terrific Kids Program

Past President 2015


Senior Financial Consultant, Investment Planning Counsel

P 705-329-4466     F 705-329-4029

Home Phone:  705-325-8477

Brad Carnahan

BDO Canada LLP, Partner

P 705-325-1386     F 705-325-6649

Home Phone:  705-327-5628

Ben Cole
Past President 2016 (Distinguished)

Skid Watson Award 2007

Division Treasurer 2012 – 2014


Ben T. Cole CPA, CA

P 705-326-8172

Home Phone:  705-326-8172

Kevin Collins
Kiwanis Easter Seals ‘Timmy’ Ambassador – ’73, ’74, ‘75

Kevin J. Collins

President & CEO

Easter Seals Ontario

Office: (416) 510-5090

Cell: (416) 580-0057

Matthew Dixon
Treasurer 2015-2018

Matthew G Dixon Chartered Accountant Professional Corporation

P 705-326-4125     F 705-326-0538


Doug Downey
Past President 2006

Skid Watson Award 2016


MPP for BSOM; Government of Ontario

Work cell: 705-817-7230

Home phone: 705-329-4893


Mark Goode

Mortgage Broker, AMP, Mortgage Man DLC

P 705-326-8523

Cell 705-330-2256


Don Haskins
President, Kiwanis Music Festival Committee 2017-2020, 1st year Director, 2019-20

Cell 705-345-1902

Peter Head
Past President 2018

Headstart Construction Inc.

P 705-835-6176     Other:  705-259-1757


Stephanie Hunter
2nd Year Director 2019-20

Chair, Kiwanis Children’s Safety Village 2019-20

George McVeigh Spirit Award 2019

Mortgage Man – Dominion Lending Centre

Cell 705-323-6779

Carol Ivey
Past President 2012 (Distinguished)

Past Lieutenant Governor 2013-14

Skid Watson Award 2008


Portfolio Manager and Wealth Advisor, RBC Dominion Securities

P 705-329-1145     Personal phone 705 345 5220


Charles Kelly
Past President 1988

Skid Watson Award 1986

Jack Keyzer
Skid Watson Award 1988

Mel Osborne Fellow


Home Phone: 705-514-3985

Korine Keyzer
President 2019 - 2020

Skid Watson Award 2018

George McVeigh Spirit Award 2017


Aknor Construction Co Ltd.

P 705-326-7575

Dr. Lawrence LaFrance
Past President 1999

George McVeigh Spirit Award 2018


Owner, Optimum Potential Chiropractic & Nutrition

P 705-325-5152     F 705-325-5167

Fred Larsen
Past President 2019

Retired S.S. Teacher

Cell 705-826-4586

Robert (Bob) MacDonald
Past President 2000 (Distinguished)

Skid Watson Award 1998, 2010

Mel Osborne Fellow

Past Lieutenant Governor 2001-2003

Cell 705-323-0465

Jennifer Man
Treasurer 2018 - 2020

Hehn Trickey Professional Corporation

P 705-325-0094

Robert Marck
2nd Year Director 2019-20

Investment Advisor – BMO Nesbitt Burns

P 705-326-4604    

F 705-326-2218 

John Mayo
Past President 2005

Skid Watson Award 2004

Mel Osborne Fellow


BMO Nesbitt Burns

P 705-326-0891     F 705-326-2218

Home Phone 705-326-0232

Maria McConnell
First Year Director 2019-20

Matthew G Dixon Chartered Accountant Professional Corporation

P 705-326-4125     F 705-326-0538


Dave North
Secretary, 2018-2020

Past President 2008

Club Secretary 2018 - 2020

Skid Watson Award 2019

True North Wealth & Estate Management Ltd.

P 705-325-2233     F 705-325-2230  Toll Free:  1-877-325-2230

Home Phone:  705-327-6836

Scott O'Connor

Home Phone:  705-259-6248

Rick O'Neill
John Parker
Past Lieutenant Governor 2010-2012

Past President (Markham Club) 1999-2001

Joined Kiwanis, Regina, SK (1980)


Work:  705-323-9237   F 647-439-1530

Home Phone:  705-323-9782

Brandon Peacock

Owner, Peak Performance Fitness

Phone:  705-826-1169


Mark Riczu
1st Year Director, 2019-20

Executive Director, Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital Foundation

Work phone: 705-327-9158

Bob Robinson

Owner/President, Storey Homes

P 705-309-9255

Paul Ross
Tim Timpano
Past President 2011

Skid Watson Award 2013

Club Treasurer 2007-2009

Kiwanis EC&C Bylaw Committee 2012-13


Downey Tornosky Lassaline & Timpano Law

P 705-327-2600     F 705-327-7532

Cell 705-345-4472  

Rob Town
Past President 2009

Colborne Street Optometry Clinic

P 705-326-3242     F 705-326-5825

Home Phone:  705-325-1118

Debbie Trickey

Hehn Trickey Professional Corporation

P 705-325-0094


Steve Van Kessel
Skid Watson Award 2017

Chair, Kiwanis Auction 2017, 2018


Owner – Parry Automotive

Phone: 705-325-1345


Bruce Waite
Past President 1974

Skid Watson Award 1984

Mel Osborne Fellow


Work Phone:  705-327-6655

Home Phone:  705-326-4526

Joanne Watson
Chair, Kiwanis High School Scholarships Program

George McVeigh Spirit Award 2014


Sales Representative, Century 21 B. J. Roth Realty Ltd

P 705-325-1366     Cell 705-955-1022


Jim Wenger

Sales & Leasing Consultant, Orillia’s Experience Nissan

P 705-325-3355 Ext. 105              F 705-325-3418


Bob Wink

Windmill Garden Centre

P 705-323-9463


Jerry Wink
Past President 1982

Skid Watson Award 1997

Mel Osborne Fellow

Steph Worthington
2nd Year Director 2019-20

Lieutenant Governor 2017-2019

Past President 2017 (Distinguished)

Mel Osborne Fellow 2018

Skid Watson Award 2012


Business Manager, St. Andrew’s – St. James Cemetery

Licensed Funeral Director

P 705-326-6021     F 705-326-1423.