I’m pleased to have been elected Vice Chair of this new Board! The Chair said it all in her acceptance speech, and I will support all she said.  I add that I am honoured that I have your confidence in me for  this position of service to the Board, to the District and our stakeholders […]

P1: Update P2: Meeting record P3: SD61 DPAC Constitution / BCCPAC Lined Paper is  my personal record of and commentary on SD61 Board and  Standing Committee meetings. ( Official, approved  minutes are on the SD61 website, one  month after the meeting. ) Motions may be shortened but retain essential info. SD61 Greater Victoria School District includes students in Esquimalt, Oak Bay, […]

P1: Education Policy and Directions  Standing Committee Meeting notes P2:  PACs, SD61 DPAC, BCCPAC Elected Trustees: Leonard (1996), Ferris (1999), Orcherton (1999), Loring-Kuhanga (2011), McNally (2011), Nohr (2011), Paynter (2014),  Watters (2014), Whiteaker (2014) New Board to be sworn in November 5: Preliminary results: Whiteaker, Ann 23250 ​ Elected McNally, Diane 22790 Elected Leonard, Elaine 22676 Elected Duncan, Nicole 21728 Elected Watters, Jordan 20315 Elected […]

P1: Education Policy and Directions  Standing Committee Meeting notes P2:  PACs, SD61 DPAC, BCCPAC Elected Trustees: Leonard (1996), Ferris (1999), Orcherton (1999), Loring-Kuhanga (2011), McNally (2011), Nohr (2011), Paynter (2014),  Watters (2014), Whiteaker (2014) Lined Paper is  my personal record of and commentary on SD61 Board and  Standing Committee meetings. Official, approved  minutes are on the SD61 website, one  month after the meeting. Board meetings are video’d and audio […]

I was first elected in November 2011. P 1: 3 year term January 2012 – December 2014 (New Board sworn in after November 2014 civic elections) P2: Re-elected 4 year term January 2015-November 2018 (the 2018 civic election campaign period shortened by a month ) Jan 12 / 2012 McNally: Board provide FSA letter to parents […]