North Huron Trustee Colleen Schenk was elected Chair of the newly formed Board of Trustees for Avon Maitland District School Board to begin the next four year term. Schenk, a trustee for 24 years, has previously been Chair and Vice-Chair on several occasions, and served as President of the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association for three and a half years.
Joining Chair Schenk as Vice-Chair is trustee Robert Hunking. Trustee Hunking is beginning his third term on the Board and is the trustee representing Central East Huron. This is his second election to the Vice-Chair position.
Trustee Herb Klassen was elected as the Board representative to the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association. Klassen is one of two trustees from the city of Stratford. Trustee Nancy Rothwell of North Perth was acclaimed as the alternate OPSBA Representative.
This was the Inaugural Meeting of the 2018-2022 Board which features three new members: Laura Bisutti representing the City of Stratford, Colin Carmichael representing North West Huron, and Herb Klassen, representing the City of Stratford.
Future Board Meetings
(at Education Centre unless otherwise noted)
- January 29, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Future Meetings/Events with Trustee Representation.
- HPSTS: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 – 4:00 p.m. (via conference call)
- PIC: Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.
- SAL: Monday, December 17, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
- SEAC: Wednesday, January 16, 2018 – 3:30 p.m.