Black Diamond / Turner Valley
Red Deer Lake
Superintendent - Superintendent of Schools
As Superintendent of Schools and CEO, John is responsible for guiding the educational and organizational leadership of Foothills School Division. His role encompasses school and system planning, evaluation and reporting, as well as internal and external communications. He serves as the liaison with the Board of Trustees, School Councils, system-level partners and Government.
As an educator in Alberta, John has served as a teacher, principal, an Assistant and Deputy Superintendent as well as a Superintendent in both rural and urban settings.
John believes that public education is about providing hope and opportunity. He is committed to helping all learners in the Foothills community explore, develop and celebrate their unique gifts and abilities.