Hennick Medal for Career Achievement

The Hennick Medal for Career Achievement is awarded to a business and law graduate who has earned international recognition within the business and legal communities.

Past Recipients

  Carol Hansell, 2016 recipient
Carol Hansell graduated from the LLB/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business in 1986. Ms. Hansell has served on boards of organizations across a variety of sectors – public companies, Crown corporations, financial institutions, healthcare, not-for-profit and arts organizations.  In addition to her board service, Carol has been involved in governance education and thought leadership throughout her career.  She is the Chair of Ontario’s Business Law Advisory Council and served as the only non-American Chair of the Corporate Governance Committee of the American Bar Association.  She is currently the senior partner of Hansell LLP, an independent firm dedicated to advising boards, management teams, institutional shareholders and regulators in connection with legal and governance challenges.  She is also a principal at Hansell McLaughlin Advisory.
Marianne Harris 2014_for Hennick Medal webpage Marianne Harris, 2014 recipient
Marianne Harris graduated from the JD/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business in 1983. Ms. Harris has extensive corporate and investment banking experience gained from over 29 years of advisory work in the United States and Canada, including her leadership roles at Merill Lynch Canada and RBC Capital Markets. She currently serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada.
Greg Sorbara, 2013 recipient
Greg Sorbara graduated from the LLB program at Osgoode Hall Law School in 1981. Mr. Sorbara served in the Ontario legislature for 21 years as a Liberal MPP and held a series of senior posts in previous Liberal governments, including Minister of Colleges and Universities and Minister of Finance. He also served as the Ontario Liberal Party’s campaign chair for three successful elections in 2003, 2007 and 2011. Mr. Sorbara is currently a Principal with The Sorbara Group.
Moya Greene, 2012 recipient
Moya Greene graduated from the LLB program at Osgoode Hall Law School in 1978. Ms. Greene has held several executive positions with public and private organizations, including the Department of Labour, the Privy Council Office, TD Securities Inc., and Bombardier Inc. She currently serves as the CEO of Royal Mail Group in the United Kingdom.
Tye Burt, 2011 recipient
Tye Burt graduated from the LLB program at Osgoode Hall Law School in 1983. Mr. Burt’s career has focused on corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions with a focus on global mining. Most recently, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Kinross Gold Corporation. Prior to joining Kinross, he served as Vice-Chairman and Executive Director of Corporate Development at Barrick Gold Corporation.
Kathleen Taylor, 2010 recipient
Kathleen Taylor graduated from the JD/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business in 1984. She practiced in the Corporate Securities and Competition Law group at Goodmans LLP. Most recently, she served as the President and Chief Operating Officer at the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.