DJJ Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning

FP Canada™ is now accepting Donald J. Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning nominations.

Donald J. Johnston led FPSC®, (now FP Canada™) through its successful first decade of development and operation as the premier standard-setting organization for the financial planning profession in Canada.

The Donald J. Johnston Award recognizes a recipient’s lifetime contribution and positive impact on FP Canada’s certifications and on the financial planning profession as a whole.

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The deadline for 2019 Nomination Packages is July 31, 2019.

 

Nomination Criteria

Nominees for the Donald J. Johnston Award will be assessed against the following criteria:

  1. FP Canada Fellow
    The nominee must be an FP Canada Fellow (formerly Fellow of FPSC™).

  2. Profound contribution and positive impact on FP Canada certifications and on the financial planning profession as a whole.
    The nominee must have:
  • Demonstrated leadership and had a tangible, far-reaching impact on the profession and the public it serves by inspiring increased industry, advisor and/or consumer recognition of the importance of financial planning and the positioning of FP Canada certifications as the standard to which planners must be held to properly serve the public interest; 
  • Made a significant direct contribution in support of the work of FP Canada; and
  • Had a positive impact on the end users of financial services or the industry and organizations through which these services are widely offered.

FP Canada’s Recognition and Awards Committee applies strict criteria and a stringent process for evaluating nominees for this distinction. As a result, the Donald J. Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning may not be awarded every year.

 

2018 Recipient

Dawn Hawley,
CFP®, FP Canada Fellow™
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Past Recipients

2017    John De Goey, CIM, CFP®, FP Canada Fellow™

2011    Randy Reynolds, CFP®

2010    Michael E. Lem, CMA, FCMA, CFP®, CPCA, ACC, C.Dir., FP Canada Fellow™

2009    Patricia Lovett-Reid, CFP®

2008    Jim Rogers, RFP, CHFC, CLU

2007    Alastair Rickard

2006    Donald J. Johnston