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New Chair of the Board
NEWS RELEASE                    
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 3, 2013
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224
 
 Burgess Assumes Board Chair
- Trustees organize for 2014 -
 
Trustee Julia Burgess has been elected by her colleagues to serve as Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Greater Essex County District School Board. The vote took place during the Board’s annual Organizational Meeting.
 
Burgess, who has represented the Kingsville / Essex area as a Trustee since 2000, succeeds Helga Bailey as the head of the 10 member board. “I offer hard work and demonstrated dedication,” Burgess promised her fellow Trustees. “2014 will prove to be another challenging year.”
 
Lisa Gretzky (Windsor, Wards 3,4 & 10) was elected to serve as the Board’s Vice-chair.
 
Trustees also selected the chairs for the Board’s standing committees:
 
  • Education – Kim McKinley (Windsor, Wards 1,2 & 9)
  • Operations & Finance – Dave Taves (Leamington / Pelee Island)
 
For more information contact Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224   or 519-995-5797.