Member Biography


Leonard Neil Nicholson

(1929.04.19 – 2008.05.09)
SLS (Life Member)
Commission #163
(1960.05.20)
Articled to H.B. Smith

  • Received SLS Commission No. 163 in May 1960
  • 1962 Member of Biography Committee
  • 1963 – 1967 Member of Disciplinary Committee (chairman in 1967)
  • 1963 Member of Public Relations and Community Planning Committee
  • 1966 Member of Council, Chairman of Convention Committee
  • 1967 Member of Council, Member of Public Relations and Community Planning Committee, Member of Legislation Committee
  • 1968, 1971 & 1978 Member of Practice Committee
  • 1972 – 1974 Vice-President/President/Past-president
  • 1972 Chairman of Finance Committee
  • 1974 – 1976 Chairman of University Coordinating Committee
  • 1975 Chairman of Nominations Committee
  • 1986 – 1988 Member of Complaints Committee (chairman 1987 - 1988)
  • 1967 Vice-chairman of Saskatchewan Branch CIS
  • 1968 – 69 Chairman of Saskatchewan Branch CIS - Presently Life Member CIG
  • 1998 Elected to status of life member
  • One of the original participants in the development phase of the digital mapping and cadastral database of Saskatchewan.
  • Served as surveyor to the Saskatchewan - Manitoba Boundary Commission 1971 - 1972.
  • Presently a member of: The Royal Geographical Society, Canada’s Natural History Society, Big Brothers Association, Saskatoon Wildlife Federation

From Nomination for Life Membership