North Vancouver School District
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Trustee Megan Higgins

 

​Trustee Megan Higgins
North Vancouver Board of Education
2121 Lonsdale Avenue
North Vancouver BC V7M 2K6
Phone 778.288.8538
Fax 604.903.3445
Email meganhiggins@sd44.ca

​​Liaison Assignments

​Effective July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018
Carson Graham Secondary School
Larson Elementary School
Queen Mary Community Elementary School
Westview Elementary School

Committees and Assignments

​City of North Vancouver Advisory Planning Commission
​City of North Vancouver Integrated Transportation Committee (Alternate)
​North Vancouver School District Inclusion Committee
​North Vancouver School District Policy Review Committee
North Vancouver School District ​Screening and Selection of Principals

Biography

"Public education isn't important because it serves the public. (It's) important because it creates the public." Neil Postman, former chair of New York University's Department of Culture and Communication.

Megan is a long time North Shore resident (40+ years) and received all of her elementary and secondary schooling here. She has lived in North Vancouver City for 16 years.

Megan has three children currently enrolled in North Vancouver public schools, from Grade 3 to Grade 12. One of her children has learning disabilities and she has been advocating on that child's behalf for many years.

She has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from UBC, a Bachelor of Laws from University of Alberta, and a Masters of Law from Cambridge University in the UK. She worked as a lawyer for 13 years; practicing in the areas of labour law, employment discrimination, human rights, and professional discipline.