Board of Education

Board of Education

Board of Education

Back row: Ken Clarkson (trustee), Sylvia Russell (superintendent), Eleanor Palis (trustee), Mike Murray (trustee), Korleen Carreras (trustee). Front row: Susan Carr (trustee), Lisa Beare (trustee), Dr. Dave Rempel (trustee), Laurie Meston (deputy superintendent), Flavia Coughlan (secretary treasurer).

The Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows Board of Education is comprised of five Trustees representing the community of Maple Ridge, and two Trustees representing the community of Pitt Meadows.
Trustees are elected every four years at the same time as the mayor and city council for the two municipalities.

The Board has committed to working together to achieve excellence in honour of all students in the Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District by:

  • Overseeing the provision of quality programming and initiatives to improve student engagement and success;
  • Improving relationships with partners and public to enhance operating principles and procedures to improve student learning;
  • Aligning planning, processes, policies and procedures to improve efficiency and effectiveness, and enhance student success.

Board Meetings 2017-2018

September 20, 2017   February 21, 2018
October 18, 2017   March 7, 2018
November 15, 2017   April 11, 2018
December 6, 2017   April 25, 2018
January 24, 2018   May 16, 2018
February 7, 2018   June 20, 2018


You are invited to join us for any of these meetings. Agendas are posted before each meeting. Post meeting minutes and highlights are also available.


Our vision
Our vision is for every individual to feel valued and for all learners to reach their potential.
Our mission
Our mission is to support all individuals in their development as successful learners, and as respectful, caring and responsible members of society.