Marg Starzynski Mental Health Leadership Award

Awarded to individuals whose dedicated leadership in community mental health awareness and through personal contributions to raising awareness of mental illness has had a positive impact on the mental health community.

Nominees will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • The individual’s dedicated leadership on mental health in the community bringing awareness
  • Personal contributions to raising awareness of mental health and illness in the community
  • The impact on the mental health community – longevity in the community
  • Uniqueness of the individual’s contribution

Recipients:

MDSC's President John Starzynski proudly presents Lesley Skelly with the 2019 Marg Starzynski Mental Health Leadership Award.

Lesley Skelly receives Marg Starzynski Mental Health Award. (2019)

Ameera Ladak Receives Marg Starzynski Award (2018)

Jonathan Toews, Jonathan’s Hike to Defeat Depression (2017)

Clay Williams, Canal Pursuit for Mental Health (2015)

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William J. Gartland, Director of Education, Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (2014)

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Mariette Lee, McMaster University (2013)