August 19, 2016:  The Canadian National Exhibition Association honoured 21 women with the Woman of Distinction Award at the opening ceremonies of the 138th CNE, including Darla Campbell, P.Eng.

Darla-HS4-Vert-5x7November 16, 2017:  MP Pam Damoff awarded 20 special Canada 150 Sesquicentennial Awards to outstanding residents of Oakville and Burlington who positively impact and influence the community.  Darla Campbell was one of the recipients for her significant contribution to her community and country as a role model for women in leadership.  She is passionate about sustainability and the environment, the importance of youth engagement and the need for diversity and inclusion.

Darla is an active member of many organizations in her community including Professional Engineers Ontario, the Canadian Federation of University Women, the Oakville Chamber of Commerce, Business and Professional Women, and the National Council of Women of Canada. She co-founded Advancement of Women Halton, an umbrella group of women’s organizations in Halton Region.  She launched Leadership Quest Camp for Kids, a unique leadership program in Oakville and Ottawa.Darla Campbell - 150Award



“Darla has shown years of collaborative leadership connecting with the local engineering and business community. She has backed evidence based decision making with government and has a pragmatic view of how to get things done.”


Tom Adams, Oakville Town and Regional Councillor