Award for Operations Excellence


This award recognizes a public servant who has more than five years (continuous or not) of public service experience, and has demonstrated excellence in operations. It is open to public servants currently employed in any public sector organization within the Edmonton Metropolitan Region and Northern Alberta. 


This award was introduced in 2017. ​

Eligibility requirements:

  • Must recognize an individual and not a team.

  • Must be currently employed by the public service (e.g. Federal, Provincial, Municipal government, or related agencies, boards, and commissions).

  • Must work for a public sector organization based in the province of Alberta.

  • Must have at least five years (continuous or not) years of public service experience.

  • Open to any role regardless of level of responsibility or level within organization.

  • Nominees and nominators may not be members of the Board of Directors of IPAC National, nor members of the Board of Directors of IPAC Edmonton or IPAC Calgary Regional Groups.

  • Nominees and nominators may not be members of the IPAC Edmonton Awards Committee.


2020   Sonya Stasiuk, Government of Alberta, Health 

2019   Keith Doyle, Government of Alberta, Service Alberta

2018   Renee Hackney, Government of Alberta, Health

2017   Bill Sweeney, Government of Alberta, Justice and Solicitor General


Nominations are now closed for the 2020 year. Thank you for your submissions.