DSEF Circle of Distinction Award

The DSEF Circle of Distinction Award recognizes individuals who have devoted significant years of service and have made considerable contributions to the Direct Selling Education Foundation and the direct selling industry.

2019 Recipient

Michael McDonald.   Throughout his time on the DSEF Board, Michael has remained a constant passionate team player in the development and planning of DSEF business enhancements, providing input and direction exemplifying servant leadership. His focus and efforts for integrating network groups to partner with DSA Canada to heighten industry awareness has resulted in leading and participating in the Junior Achievement Trade show events and introducing and undertaking the most recent partnership with the Canadian Association of Career Educators and Employers (CACEE).


Past Recipients

Name Year Company
Jackie McClements 2018 MONAT Global
Kathleen Mannion 2017 Mary Kay Cosmetics Ltd.
Gina Bresciani 2016 USANA Health Sciences
Susan Timmermeister 2015 Mary Kay Cosmetics Ltd.
Janice Gerol 2014 The Pampered Chef – Canada Corp.
Roberta M. Creber 2013 lia sophia Canada, LP
Rhancha Trick 2012 Vector Marketing Canada Corp.
Ross Creber 2009 Direct Sellers Association of Canada
Catherine Conides 2007 Lavery, de Billy LLP
James Kalil 2006 Vector Marketing Canada Corp.
Dr. Derek Hassay 2005 University of Calgary
Dr. Walter Good 2004 University of Manitoba
Paul J. Thériault 2003 Direct Sellers Association of Canada
Dr. Richard E. Vosburgh 2002 University of Guelph