Annabel Slaight, Receives The Order of Canada

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, bestowed one of the country’s highest honours, the Order of Canada, upon Annabel Slaight, Chair of the Ontario Water Centre, who was one of 41 exceptional people honoured at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on November 20th.  During the investiture ceremony, the Governor General described excellence as “neither a given nor an accident. Excellence is the result of a deliberate choice. The result of high intention, sincere effort and intelligent execution. It represents the wise choice of many alternatives.”

Picture credit: Sgt Johanie Maheu, Rideau Hall © OSGG, 2018

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