W. DONALD GOODFELLOW, Q.C., C.ARB.

COMMUNITY SERVICES

  • Member, Mayor's Advisory Committee, City of Calgary Community Services (1981-1985)
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Red Deer College Law Clerk Program (1977-1981)
  • Member, Board of Directors, Brandon University Foundation (1980-1989)
  • Honourary Trustee, Brandon University Foundation 
  • President, St. Augustine Parents' Council (1976-1977)
  • Member, Executive of Bishop Gradin Parents' Council (1982-1984)
  • Chair, Fund Raising, Lawyers Section, Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal (1969-1977)
  • President, Calgary Kiwanis Music Festivals (1969-1970)
  • President, Alberta Music Festival Association (1970-1972)
  • President, Federation of Canadian Music Festivals (1972-1974)
  • Member, Administrative Council, National Competitive Festival of Music (1972-1974)
  • Member and Director, St. Thomas More Lawyer's Guild
  • Director, Dalhousie University Alumni Association, Calgary Branch
  • Member, Calgary Golf and Country Club
  • Charter Member, Moonrisers Business Club (1974-1987)
  • Member of Masterminds Club
  • Associate Director, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede (1970-1971)
  • Past First Vice-President, Calgary Southwest Federal Liberal Constituency (1994-1996)
  • President, Calgary Southwest Federal Liberal Constituency (1996-1998)
  • Member of Board of Directors of Liberal Party of Canada in Alberta (1994-1998)
  • Credentials Chair, Liberal Party of Canada in Alberta 1996 Convention (Red Deer)
  • Member, The Laurier Club
  • Member, Executive Breakfast Club
  • Past Governor of the Foundation of St. Joseph Seminary & Newman Theological College

Kiwanis International Activities

  • Member of Board of International Trustees (Governing Body) of Kiwanis International (1985-1989)
  • George F. Hixson Fellow 
  • Member of various Board Committees of Kiwanis International Board, including Chair of Youth Services, Education
    Sponsored Youth, Long Range Planning and Policies and Procedures
  • Member, Kiwanis Club of Calgary (1965-1992)
  • President, Kiwanis Club of Calgary (1970-1971)
  • Member, Kiwanis Club of Calgary Foothills (1992 - 2015)
  • Member, Kiwanis Club of Airdrie Foothills (2015 - present) 
  • Charter President, Kiwanis Club of Calgary Foothills 1992/1993 (Received Distinguished Club President Award)
  • Lieutenant-Governor, Division VII (1972-1973)
  • Governor, Western Canada District (1974-1975)
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Kiwanis International Foundation (1978-1982)
  • Member and Chair, Various International Committees (1975-1997)
  • Secretary, 1974 - 1975 International Class of Governors (1974 - present)
  • Vice-President, Kiwanis Foundation of Canada (1981-1984)
  • President, Kiwanis Foundation of Canada (1981-1984)
  • Past President and Member of Executive, Kiwanis Foundation of Canada (1984-1985)
  • National Chair, Understand Canada Program (1977-1981) (Kiwanis Foundation of Canada)
  • Western Canada District Chair, Children's Miracle Network Telethon (1991-1992)
  • District Chair, Laws and Regulations Committee, Western Canada District Kiwanis International
  • District Chair, Resolutions Committee, Western Canada District Kiwanis International
  • Vice Chairman, International Committee on Restructuring of Kiwanis International
  • Member, International Committee on Constitution and Bylaws
  • Chairman, International Committee on Constitution and Bylaws
  • Chairman, International Committee on Resolutions and Bylaws (2006-2007)
  • Chairman, International Appeals Committee on Good Conduct
 

Church Related Activities

  • Lay Reader at St. Mary's Cathedral and then St. Anthony's Parish since 1965
  • Lay Reader Funeral Bishop Carroll
  • Eucharistic Minister at St. Anthony's Parish
  • On Original Organizing Committee for Calgary Red Mass
  • Chairman Committee appointed by Bishop O'Byrne to make recommendations regarding parish complaints
  • St. Anthony's Finance Council
  • Appointed by Bishop Henry as his Representative on the Board of Governors of the Foundation of 
    St. Joseph Seminary & Newman Theological College
  • Chairman Restructuring Committee of Board of Governors of St. Joseph's Seminary and Newman Theological College 
  • Appointed by Archbishop Smith as member of the Restructuring Committee for Newman Theological College 
  • Involvement in Synod Committee work
  • Knight of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
 
  • Wife - Lois (married 50 years on August 29th, 2014) - is former Executive Director of the Calgary Pro-Life Association for over 30 years.
  • Family participating in various Church activities including granddaughters singing in choir in the Latin Mass 
    and St. Anthony's Choir and grandson being allowed by Bishop to receive First Holy Communion at 5 years of age; now an Altar boy at the Latin Mass.