Former Grey County Warden receives prestigious award

Past Grey County Warden Selwyn Hicks has been named the recipient of the 2023 Lincoln Alexander Award from the Law Society of Ontario.

The award recognizes a lawyer or paralegal who has demonstrated long-standing interest and commitment to the public and to the pursuit of community service.

The Lincoln Alexander Award was created in honour of The Honourable Lincoln M. Alexander to reward his dedication to the people of Ontario and the legal community. The annual award is granted only to members of the Law Society of Ontario.

β€œAnyone who has had the opportunity to get to know Selwyn knows public service is his passion. Whether serving as an elected official, a board representative, or a volunteer, Selwyn has worked tirelessly to support people, especially those who are vulnerable,” said Grey County Warden Brian Milne.