1927 – 2003
Year of Induction: 2009
Donald Mills began his coaching in the 1960’s with Gladstone AC, then helped form the Toronto Striders and later Track West. He coached at the University level (Waterloo, Toronto) as well and coached many top Junior’s, and was National Cross-country coach on many occasions – the 1978 team (with his own personal athletes involved) who won Silver medals (team and Individual). Donald’s administration skills were evident in his roles as meet director for the OTFA and Chair of the Technical Committee for many years. He was awarded Ontario’s Special Achievement award for his work as a volunteer administrator.