Punch Jackson was awarded recently awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal by Alberta Premier Alison Redford.
The medal honours Her Majesty’s service to our country. At the same time, it serves to honour significant contributions and achievements by Canadians.
Punch Jackson is the former Executive Director of Public Library Services Alberta and the Chair of the Leisure Information Network Board of Directors.
We know him as the main guy who helped create the Camp Stephens Wilderness Canoe Program 50 years ago this year.