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Terry Quinn (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1942-02-07
Birthplace: Québec, QC, CAN
Raised: Québec, QC, CAN
Date of death: 2018-08-03
All Positions: Canada Soccer Past President
Canada Soccer Life Member (†)
Hall of Fame honoured member
Profile Text Last Updated 2019-05-04
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Terry Quinn... he was married to wife Micheline (children Michel, Paul, Nathalie)... he was 76 years old when he passed away in August 2018... was president and chief operating officer of NSK-RHP Canada, Inc... as Canada Soccer president, attended the FIFA World Cup Final match on 17 July 1994... 
said Jim Fleming in 1998, “it is no easy task to lead this large, diverse organisation (Canada Soccer) and Terry in his own quiet, dignified manner has done a commendable job”... 

For Sport

served as Vice-President and Treasurer for AS Pierrefonds (1974-79)... served as a member of the Québec Soccer finance committee (1981)... served as Vice-President (1982-83) and then President of ARS St-Louis (1986)... served as Secretary, Treasurer, and Vice-President of Québec Soccer (1983-1990)... served as Director of Supra Montréal (1990)... 
served as the 29th president of the Canadian Soccer Association (1992 to 1998)... during his tenure as Canada Soccer President, Canada qualified for the FIFA Women’s World Cup for the first time in organisation history... during his tenure as Canada Soccer President, Canada hosted the 1994 Concacaf Women’s Championship and 1996 Concacaf Men’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament... 
in all, served 16 years as a Canada Soccer Board Member from 1986 to 2002 (Treasurer from 1986 to 1992, President from 1992 to 1998, Past President from 1998 to 2002)... served on the Canada Soccer finance committee (1985) and then as Director of Finances (1986 to 1992)... served as a head of delegation for Canada’s national teams, including FIFA World Cup Qualifiers and the Women’s Invitational Tournament (1988)... 
served as Deputy Chairman of the CONCACAF Youth Commission... served as Director with the Canadian Olympic Association... served on the FIFA Disciplinary Committee (1994 to 1998)... served on the Disciplinary Committee for the FIFA Futsal World Cup Spain 1996... served as a member of The Soccer Hall of Fame’s board of directors (2005-11)... 
Year Prize Honour
2019 Honoured Builder / Bâtisseur honoré Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
2012 Recipient / Récipiendaire Aubrey Sanford Meritorious Award
2002 Life Member / membre à vie (†) Canada Soccer Life Member
2000 Membre honoré (Bâtisseur) / Honoured Member (Builder) Québec Soccer Hall of Fame
1993 Recipient / Récipiendaire 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada Medal

Men's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
2003-11-19 CAN MNT Colin Miller [2003-11] Men’s International Friendly series Head of Delegation
1992-10-26 CAN MNT Bob Lenarduzzi [1992-10] FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers Head of Delegation
1987-09-29 canm20 Tony Taylor [1987-09] Men’s U-19 tour in Europe Head of Delegation

Women's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
1995-06-18 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1995-06] FIFA Women’s World Cup Sweden 1995 President
1988-06-09 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1988-06] Women’s Invitational Tournament Head of Delegation


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