21 Appointees Named to Ontario’s Highest Honour
Feb. 29, 2020
Global Korean Post
Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario and Chancellor of the Order of Ontario, announced 21 new appointments to the Order of Ontario, the province’s highest honour.
“On behalf of all Ontarians, I congratulate the 2018 Order of Ontario appointees. Members of the Order of Ontario exemplify, individually and collectively, the best qualities of good citizenship,” said Her Honour Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.
The Order of Ontario honours individuals whose exceptional achievements have left a lasting legacy in the province, in Canada, and beyond. Members of the Order of Ontario come from all walks of life, represent diverse fields of endeavour, and have played an important role in shaping the province.
“The Ontario government is proud to recognize the 2018 Order of Ontario appointees—and I ask all Ontarians to join me in honouring the 21 individuals who have made an indelible mark on our province,” said Lisa MacLeod, Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries. ”
The Lieutenant Governor will bestow the honour upon the newest appointees during an investiture ceremony at Queen’s Park on March 11, 2020.