North Vancouver School District
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District Directory

For general inquiries, or to be directed to the following people, please call 604.903.3444


Name Title
Deb WannerDistrict Principal

Artists for Kids

Name Title
Yolande MartinelloDistrict Principal of Fine Arts & Director, Artists for Kids
Daylen LuchsingerEducation Coordinator


Band and Strings

Name Title
Deb Wanner District Principal


Board of Education

Name Title Email Phone
Christie SacréBoard Chair csacre@sd44.ca604.999.2894
Franci StrattonBoard Vice Chair fstratton@sd44.ca604.999.2384
Barry ForwardTrustee 604.649.8040
Cyndi GerlachTrustee 604.831.6608
Megan HigginsTrustee meganhiggins@sd44.ca778.288.8538
Susan SkinnerTrustee sskinner@sd44.ca778.835.5307
​Jessica Stanley​​604.808.2192


Cheakamus Centre

Name Title
Conor McMullanDirector, Educational Programs
Cathy JenkinsProject Manager, Campus Renewal
Sepideh TazzmanCommunications and Marketing Manager (+ Site Rentals)
Sarah Bainbridge ​Senior Development Officer (Cheakamus Foundation)



Name Title
Deneka Michaud (on leave) ​Manager, Communications
Nevasha NaidooManager, Communications
Courtenay Rannard ​Webmaster and Communications Assistant


CUPE Local 389

Name Email Phone
CUPE Office cupe_local389@telus.net604.987.1231

Distributed Learning

General number: 604.903.3333

Name Title
Maureen StangerDistrict Principal
Lucas KingVice Principal
Lynn MorrisAdministrative Assistant


Facilities and Maintenance

Name Title
Jim MacKenzieDirector, Facilities
Michael ChapmanAssistant Director, Facilities
Mark ThomsonCapital Projects Manager
​Vacancy​Facilities Manager, Education Services Centre and Cheakamus Centre (Acting)
Luke Smeaton​Manager of Sustainability, Energy and Environmental Planning
Jeff JacksonMaintenance Manager
Donna LeckyAdministrative Assistant, Maintenance
Louise Voiles (Acting)Service Operations Manager
Roger StanglService Operations Manager
Gillian ZuccatoAdministrative Assistant


Facility Rentals

Name Phone
Rita Millikin604.903.4611



Name Title
Kristen WatsonDirector, Financial Services
Jen HopeAccounting Manager


French Immersion

Name Title
Joanne RobertsonDirector of Instruction


Human Resources

Name Title
John McGowan​District Principal, Human Resources
Scott StanleyExecutive Director, Human Resources
Tara CampbellManager, Human Resources
Xenia O'BrienSenior Manager, Human Resources
Christina Tse-WongManager, Human Resources
Sarah BeereAdvisor, Human Resources
​Vacancy​Executive Assistant, Human Resources


Information and Communication Technology

Name Title
Ian LarssonDirector, Information and Communication Technology
Tai-Yu ChenInfrastructure Manager
​Vacancy​ICT Operations Coordinator
Alice Bainbridge        Application Support Coordinator


International Student Program

Name Title
Lynne BolenProgram Administrator
Cathy BrohmanProgram Coordinator
Leona BurnettAdministrative Assistant
​Karin Chalmers​Administrative Assistant


International Baccalaureate Programme

Name Title
Kathleen BarterDistrict Principal


Learning Services

Name Title Topic
Adam Baumann​Director, Learning Services

Argyle FOS, Handsworth FOS

Arlene MartinDirector, Learning Services

Carson Graham FOS, NVDLS, Mountainside

Joanne RobertsonDirector, Learning Services

Seycove FOS, Sutherland FOS, Windsor FOS

Brad BakerDistrict Principal

Aboriginal Education

Safe and Caring Schools

Kathleen BarterDistrict Principal

Assessment and Reporting


New Curriculum

Summer Learning

Jeremy ChurchDistrict Principal

Mountainside Secondary School

Alternate Programs Support

Deb Wanner
District Principal


Enhanced Programs

Yolande MartinelloDistrict Principal

Fine Arts

Artists for Kids

Conor McMullanDirector, Educational ProgramsCheakamus Centre

Maureen StangerDistrict Principal

North Vancouver Distributed Learning School

Vince WhiteDistrict Principal

Inclusive Education

Melanie Learoyd​District Vice Principal
​Inclusive Education
Kathleen MacIverAdministrative AssistantAboriginal Education

Early Learning

Inclusive Education

Strong Start
Laura Noel-JacobsenAdministrative AssistantEnhanced Programs and ​Academies

Career Programs

Professional Learning

Band and Strings

Jacquie Clendenning
Administrative Assistant
Artists for Kids

​Curriculum and Assessment

International Baccalaureate

French Immersion

Outdoor School


North Vancouver Teachers' Association (NVTA)

Name Website Phone
NVTA Office

Occupational Health and Safety

Name Title
Hans LoeffelholzOccupational Health & Safety Manager



Name Title
Teri PricePayroll Manager



Name Title
Annmarie SharmanProcurement Officer
Lindsay BoultonProcurement Officer


Records Management

Name Title
Nicola MorganRecords Manager
Holly CastleAdministrative Assistant



Name Title Phone
Mark JamesDistrict Administrator 
Deborah GutzmannAdministrative Assistant 
​Christy Shandler​Administrative Assistant
Central Registration Office 604.903.3368


Secretary Treasurer's Office

Name Title
Georgia AllisonSecretary Treasurer
Morgan LairdExecutive Assistant, Secretary Treasurer


Summer Learning

Name Title
Kathleen BarterPrincipal, Summer Learning


Superintendent's Office

Name Title
Mark PearmainSuperintendent of Schools
Taralee HallsonExecutive Assistant, Superintendent
Chris AtkinsonAssistant Superintendent
Carson Graham, Handsworth and Sutherland FOS
Pius RyanAssistant Superintendent
Argyle, Mountainside, Seycove and Windsor FOS
Sandy ThompsonExecutive Assistant, Assistant Superintendents