The following are two quotes from the Nomination of Mark Stitt for this Award.
“When we see him, he usually has bags of uniforms or track suits he is handing out. He is often referred to as the “stuff guy”, he is always getting “free stuff”, and always for the kid’s benefits.”
“His devotion to our kids, the game, and soccer in Grande Prairie is indescribable and he does it all without fan fare. He would never expect any recognition for his efforts, but is so deserving.”
Here are some of Mark’s accomplishments.
- Advocate for soccer
- Commissioner for the GP Minor Soccer League
- President of the GP Minor Soccer Association
- Member of the Wolves Soccer Club Executive and founding member
- Organizes the Year End barbeque for the Minor Soccer Association
- He is an amazing Fund Raiser
Mark is the type of person that has a solid philosophy that he does not digress from. This provides the foundation from which he makes his decisions. When a problem arises, he handles it promptly, efficiently, and professionally. He will not allow anything to negatively impact a child from enjoying the game of soccer.
Mark has provided strong leadership for all sports to follow. He is steadfast in his beliefs which keep soccer going in the right direction. It is this strength that has made soccer a success in Grande Prairie. The future success of soccer is bright because Mark continues to be involved.
Mark Stitt is undoubtedly one of the best Administrators the sport has seen and thus deserving of the recognition of being a recipient of the David Mochan Award for Administrators.