Famous Burlingtonians

Archibald Shearer - Business Leader

Archibald Shearer is the former Executive Director of the Canadian Society of Laboratory Technicians. He is known as a leading authority in his field. Shearer helped guide the development of medical laboratory practice until it became an important part of the Canadian health care profession. He was awarded the Queen’s Jubilee Medal and made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1980.