Board Chair and Vice-Chair Announced at Catholic Board

Board Chair and Vice-Chair Announced at Catholic Board
Posted on 12/06/2018

DECEMBER 6, 2018 - BARRIE, ON: At the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board's inaugural board meeting on Wednesday, December 5th, Carol Corriveau-Truchon was acclaimed as Chair and Janice Hutchison was elected as Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees.


Carol Corriveau-Truchon represents Huntsville, Muskoka Lakes, Lake of Bays, Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, Georgian Bay and Parry Sound. Carol was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2010. This will be her third year serving as Chair of the Board. Carol lives in Bracebridge with her husband Gilles. She has four children who all graduated from St. Dominic Catholic Secondary School in Bracebridge.


“I am honoured to serve as Board Chair for another year. I am confident that the work we will do together will ensure that the needs of our students are always the focus of our decisions. I feel grateful to be part of a Board that values faith-filled learning for all of the students entrusted to our care.”


Janice Hutchison represents Essa, Essa-CFB, Adjala-Tosorontio, Adjala-Tosorontio-CFB, New Tecumseth and has been a trustee with the Board since 2014. This is Janice’s second term with the Board of Trustees and her first as Vice-Chair. She and her husband are 28 year residents of New Tecumseth. Their three children attended Father F.X. O’Reilly Catholic School and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School.


I am honoured and humbled for the vote of confidence from my fellow trustees,” said Janice Hutchison, Vice-Chair. “I look forward to serving the students and families in our 50 school communities and working closely with staff and my colleagues on the Board of Trustees to contribute to the betterment of Catholic education in our province.”

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Carol Corriveau-Truchon (left) and Janice Hutchison (right)




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