Premier's Award Recipients

Each year, one outstanding 4‑H member is chosen at the Provincial 4‑H Selections program to represent 4‑H as the Premier's Award Recipient. Winner represents Alberta 4‑H members at the following year's Provincial 4‑H Leaders' Conference and Selections Award Breakfast. In addition, they will attend one event per region at the request of Regional 4‑H Specialists. Highlights include being a guest speaker at various agriculture events, and meeting the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry and Premier of Alberta.

Contact: Alesha Hill

The Premier's Award has been presented to outstanding 4-H members since 1964. The following is a listing of the year the award was presented, the recipient's name and where they were located.

 

   

Year

Name

Location

   

2018

Evan Jamieson

Dalemead

   

2017

Alyssa Henderson

Bashaw

   

2016

Christine Suominen

Lethbridge

   

2015

Brennan Munro

Airdrie

   

2014

Jess Verstappen

High Prairie

   

2013

Michelle Hoover

Delia

   

2012

Jacob Onyschuk

Legal

   

2011

Amanda Hughes

Calmar

   

2010

Erin Shaw

Gibbons

   

2009

Rosie Templeton

Coaldale

   

2008

Myranda Stewart

Strathmore

   

2007

Jolene Noble

Manning

   

2006

Ryan Hodgson

Okotoks

   

2005

Kristin Hedley

Consort

   

2004

Robert Dixon

Mannville

   

2003

Danielle Schnurer

Elk Point

   

2002

Lauren Chykalsky

Vermilion

   

2001

Shawna Wallace

Endiang

   

2000

Adelle Peterson

Morrin

   

1999

Andrew Ormberg

Rimbey

   

1998

Vanessa Belair

Fort Saskatchewan

   

1997

Kristi Stelter

Bindloss

   

1996

Dalyce Russil

Elkwater

   

1995

Tracy Gardner

Olds

   

1994

Julie Hadwin

Consort

   

1993

Wendy Williams

Gibbons

   

1992

Leanna Eaton

Ardrossan

   

1991

Annettee Properzi

Thorhild

   

1990

Jennifer Babiuk

Brasseau

   

1989

Claudelle Seguin

Westlock

   

1988

Lisa Properzie

Westlock

   

1987

Gail Cunningham

Kelsey

   

1986

Sherry Roth

Heisler

   

1985

Harley Reid

Lethbridge

   

1984

Doug Sawyer

Pine Lake

   

1983

Delin Sheehan

Carstairs

   

1982

Shelley Murdoch

Crossfield

   

1981

Susan Kotowich

St. Paul

   

1980

Karen Bayes

Trochu

   

1979

Sheralyn McRae

Condor

   

1978

Andy Hart

Claresholm

   

1977

Noreen Onofryszyn

Eckville

   

1976

Carolyn Miller

Westlock

   

1975

Derrick Johnson

Millarville

   

1974

Colleen Harkin

Busby

   

1973

Barbara Smith

Duffield

   

1972

Judy Danielson

Sedgewick

   

1971

Charles Mills

Calgary

   

1970

Donna Wark

Mossleigh

   

1969

Ralph Richards

Penhold

   

1968

Dixon Shield

Barrhead

   

1967

Stan Ainslie

Delburne

   

1966

Laura Pickles

Castor

   

1965

Mary Leigh Milligan

Bon Accord

   

1964

Barry McDonald

Mannville