MEET OUR DEDICATED LEADERSHIP TEAM

DALE BURGOS
DALE BURGOSPresident
Dale is the Executive Director of Communications, Privacy and Community Engagement for Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools, a position he has held since 2014.
CLAUDE-JEAN (CJ) HAREL
CLAUDE-JEAN (CJ) HARELTreasurer
Claude-Jean Harel is Manager of Communications at Conseil des Écoles Fransaskoises (CÉF) – Saskatchewan’s Francophone school division.
GALEN EAGLE
GALEN EAGLE1st Vice President
Galen Eagle is Communications Manager at the Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board, a position he has held since 2015.
RYAN STRANG
RYAN STRANG2nd Vice-President
Ryan Strang is currently a communications officer with the Peel District School Board with more than eight years of #schoolPR experience.
HALEIGH SANDERSON
HALEIGH SANDERSONSecretary / Membership
Haleigh has been the Communications Specialist for Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools (RDCRS) in Alberta since 2014.
KAREN SMITH
KAREN SMITHDirector at Large
Karen Smith is a Communications Officer with the Limestone District School Board. She has more than 15 years’ experience in communications.
BRUCE BURUMA
BRUCE BURUMAPast President
Bringing experience as a classroom teacher, school and district administrator, Bruce Buruma has been Director of Community Relations with Red Deer Public Schools for 17 years.
CANDACE DENISON
CANDACE DENISONExecutive Director
Candace Denison is the Communications & Community Engagement Manager for Foothills School Division with over 20 years of experience in the youth and charitable sector.