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Mike McDonald as Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board’s new Superintendent

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 — The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board announces the appointment of Mike McDonald as the Superintendent of Education. At a Special Meeting of the Board on August 30, 2018, the Trustees appointed Mr. McDonald to the position.

“Mr. McDonald was selected from a group of highly qualified candidates interested in this position,” said Chris N. Roehrig, Director of Education. “Mike brings a wealth of varied experiences and skills and I look forward to working with him on our Senior Administrative team.”

McDonald has a Masters of Education from Brock University, a Bachelor of Arts, Honours from McMaster University and is in the process of obtaining his Doctorate of Education from the University of Toronto. Currently working at the Ministry of Education as a Regional Manager – Field Services Branch, Mr. McDonald brings with him experience as a secondary school principal as well as five years as a Superintendent responsible for Human Resources, Leadership and Training. A high level of enthusiasm and experience will support his role as supervisory officer with responsibilities for secondary school operations, program/curriculum, student success initiatives, continuing education, academic staffing and labour relations.

“I am looking forward to working with Trustees, staff, students and parents of the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board. It is an honour to become part of this hardworking and innovative Catholic learning community,” said McDonald.

Chair of the Board, Rick Petrella expressed that, “The Board of Trustees is excited to have someone of Mr. McDonald’s caliber joining the Senior Administration team. His experience and knowledge are amazing supports for both our continued focus on student achievement and the Board’s commitment to putting students first.”

The trustees and staff of the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board welcome Mr. McDonald to his new position.








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For more information about the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board contact:
Tracey Austin | Manager of Communications and Community Relations, Privacy Officer | 519-756-6505 Ext. 234 (office) | 519-732-5282 (call or text) |