2019 PEAK Honourees

On May 15, 2019, the AWF will be celebrating the success of the following five professionals:

Lifetime Achievement

Susan Chortyk - Founding Partner and Vice-President (retired), PBI Actuarial Consultants Ltd. 

Champion 

Walter Pela - Managing Partner, Greater Vancouver Area, KPMG LLP

Excellence in Industry

Tamara Vrooman - President and CEO, Vancity Credit Union

Significant Board Contribution 

Annalisa King - Chair of Governance Committee & Director, Vancouver Airport Authority, Director: Saputo Inc., The North West Company, and First Capital Realty Inc.

Rising Star

Abigail Ma - Director, Financial Planning and Analysis, British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC)

Past PEAK Honourees

Name              Year + Award Category
Bev Briscoe 2018 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Elisabeth Finch 2018 PEAK Honouree - Champion
Shannon Rogers 2018 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in Industry
Angela Kaiser 2018 PEAK Honouree - Significant Board Contribution
Jayana Darras 2018 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Geri Prior 2017 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Sue Paish 2017 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Brenda Liggett 2017 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Jodi Moss 2017 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Bob Elton 2017 PEAK Honouree - Champion
Maureen Howe 2016 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Karla McCarthy 2016 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Carolyn Rogers 2016 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Michelle Grant 2016 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Anna Tudela 2016 PEAK Honouree - Champion
Joanne Gassman 2015 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Kathy Butler 2015 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Cathy McLay 2015 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Lana Kirk 2015 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
John Montalbano 2015 PEAK Honouree - Champion
Anne Lippert 2014 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Sandra Stuart 2014 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Jacqueline Hogan 2014 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Virginia Weiler 2014 PEAK Honouree - Community Legacy
Miranda Lam 2014 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Shelley Brown 2013 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Gail Edwards 2013 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Cheryl Yaremko 2013 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Elise Rees 2013 PEAK Honouree - Community Legacy
Julie McGill 2013 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Anne M Stewart 2012 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Jane Russell 2012 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Stephanie Sharp 2012 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Joanne Hausch 2012 PEAK Honouree - Community Legacy
Christine Bergeron 2012 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Lisa Skakun 2011 PEAK Honouree - Rising Star
Bev Park 2011 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Private Sector
Christina Anthony 2011 PEAK Honouree - Community Legacy
Patricia Hibbitts 2011 PEAK Honouree - Excellence in the Public Sector
Nancy McKinstry 2011 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Sarah Morgan-Silvester 2010 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Patrice Impey 2010 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Sue Hutchison 2010 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Virgina Greene 2009 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Elizabeth Harrison 2009 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Eleanor Joy 2009 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Carol Newell 2008 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Tracey McVicar 2008 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Elaine Reynolds 2008 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Doreen McKenzie-Sanders 2007 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Catherine Mcleod-Seltzer 2007 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Tamara Vrooman 2007 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Wendy McDonald 2006 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Gail Stephens 2006 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Julia Kim 2006 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Shelley Tratch 2005 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Lisa Pankratz 2005 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Jane Peverett 2005 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Jill Bodkin 2004 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Natalie Dakers 2004 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Rowena Liang 2004 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Eva Lee Kwok 2003 PEAK Honouree - Lifetime Achievement Award
Geri Prior 2003 PEAK Honouree - Performance & Excellence Award
Stephanie Sharp 2003 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award
Debra Hewson 2003 PEAK - AWF Leaders in Finance Award
Maureen Howe 2003 PEAK - AWF Leaders in Finance Award
Bev Park 2003 PEAK - AWF Leaders in Finance Award
Bev Voice 2003 PEAK - AWF Leaders in Finance Award
Barbara Livingston 2002 PEAK Honouree - Knowledge & Leadership Award