Board Member Mary Jess MacDonald Elected as Vice Chair of the Strait Regional School Board

Date:  Wednesday, January 7, 2015
 

PORT HASTINGS, NS:—During the continuation of its Annual Organizational Meeting held this evening, the Strait Regional School Board elected Mary Jess MacDonald as Vice Chair.  Board Member Mary Jess MacDonald joins Board Member Francine Boudreau who was appointed as chairperson of the Strait Regional School Board by the Governor in Council on December 16, 2014.  Both positions will continue until the School Board’s Organizational Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 4, 2015.

“I look forward to working with Chair Boudreau, Superintendent Rice as well as my Board Member and provincial colleagues to support the education of all students in the Strait Region and the public education system in Nova Scotia,” said Mrs. MacDonald.

The members of the Strait Regional School Board are:

Jim Austin, Central Inverness
Francine Boudreau, East Richmond
Basil Johnson, Mi'kmaq Representative
Mary Jess MacDonald, South Inverness
Richelle MacLaughlin, West Antigonish
Brian Murray, Town of Antigonish
Mallori Nickerson, West Guysborough
Rosalee Parker, East Guysborough
Lian Parsons, West Richmond
Anne Peters, North Inverness
Joanne Reddick, African Nova Scotia Representative
Jamie Samson, East Antigonish

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Francine Boudreau, Chair, Strait Regional School Board, 902-631-5010;
Mary Jess MacDonald, Vice Chair, Strait Regional School Board, 902-227-7284;
Deanna Gillis, Coordinator of Communications, 902-625-7093; deanna.gillis@srsb.ca