John Havelock Parker
|John Havelock Parker|
|Commissioner of the Northwest Territories|
April 15, 1979 – July 31, 1989
|Preceded by||Stuart Milton Hodgson|
|Succeeded by||Daniel L. Norris|
February 2, 1929 |
Didsbury, Alberta, Canada
|Alma mater||University of Alberta|
John Havelock Parker, OC (born February 2, 1929) was Commissioner of the Canadian Northwest Territories from April 15, 1979 to July 31, 1989. He had previously been Deputy Commissioner of Northwest Territories from 1967 to 1979.
In 1986, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada for his "significant contributions to the evolution and development both of the municipal government of Yellowknife and of the territorial government". He has 6 grandchildren: Alyssa and Michael Duke; Graeme, Nigel, Victoria, and Alyson Parker.
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