Throughout his 50+ years in the industry, Andy Jr. has served on several boards, committees, and volunteered with various charities. He spent 9 years as a director on the Ontario RVDA board, serving as its Present twice. He also served on the RVDA of Canada Board and became its representative on the Go RVing Canada Board for 5 years. He served as the Go RVing Canada Chair from 2001 to 2003. Andy Jr. has been a long time member of the CSA Z240 technical committee which reviews the Canadian RV standard.
Andy Jr.’s community involvement has always been remarkable. He is an active sponsor of One Run and of Bethany's Hope Foundation. He participates with the Kiwanis Club and helps with decorating the community at Christmas. He is an active sponsor of Rockin Wheel which helps raise money for neuro-traumatic injuries. During the pandemic, he made sure that front-line workers had access to free RV rentals for the purpose of self isolation.
Along with our winner, the nominees for this year’s Award were:
- Chardell Brydon, Jerry’s RV Trailer Sales, New Minas, NS
- Jason Friesen, Voyager RV Centre, Winfield, BC