Mr. Tom McGrath, President, St. Bonaventure's College is pleased to announce on behalf of the Selection Committee, that Mr. Gary Mooney '60, is the 2015 recipient of the St. Bonaventure's College Alumnus of the Year. The award is named in honour of Brother J.B. Darcy, C.F.C., a former President of the College.
Since leaving St. Bonaventure's College, Gary has had a varied and distinguished career, first as a Jesuit and later as an teacher, academic, entrepreneur and lawyer.
Gary has degrees from the University of Guelph, University of Toronto, St. Mary's University, Toronto School of Theology of the University of Toronto (Regis College), Cambridge University and Osgood Law School.
He has served on numerous boards and committees including the Learning Disability Association of Canada, the Canadian Orthopedic Association, Chesire House, Governing Council of the University of Toronto, Credit Valley Hospital Foundation, Osgood Hall Law School Dean's Advisory Board and has recently been appointed to the National Council of the C.D.Howe Institute.
Gary served as Charter President for the Rotary Club in the Greater Toronto Area and was awarded the Paul Harris Fellowship. He was awarded the Queen's Jubilee Medal for leadership and service to the community as well as the Queen's Centenary Medal for public service. In 2004 he received the Business Person Of The Year award from the Mississuaga Board of Trade.
In 2005 he was awarded the Gold Key Award from Osgood Hall Law School and the Arbor Award from the University of Toronto.
As an alumnus Gary has been instrumental in organizing class reunions and gatherings and maintains a strong connection to his classmates and the school.
The award will be presented to Gary at the annual Alumni Dinner on October 15, 2015 at St. Bonaventure's College. For information on tickets please contact:
Ms. Jennifer Cummings
Alumni Affairs Office
St. Bonaventure's College
709-726-0024 ext 214