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Board Committees

Committees of the Board and Representatives on Committees for 2019-20

These committee assignments were made at the Organizational Board meeting on June 25, 2019.

Descriptions of Board committees are available in the Trustees' Handbook.

Standing Committees of the Whole

Board Chair Trisha Estabrooks
Board Vice-Chair 
(The Board Vice-Chair will also serve as the Chair of the Caucus Committee.)
Shelagh Dunn
Audit Chair Cheryl Johner 

Standing Committees 

Budget Planning and Results Review 

All Trustees participate in the annual budget planning and results reviews of schools and central decision units as determined in the approval of the results review process.

Governance and Evaluation Ken GibsonMichelle Draper and Shelagh Dunn
Infrastructure Bridget StirlingKen Gibson and Nathan Ip
Mental Health and Student Well-Being Sherry AdamsShelagh Dunn and Cheryl Johner
Policy Review  Sherry AdamsMichael Janz and Bridget Stirling

Negotiations 

Custodial Staff                A Memorandum of Agreement was reached for the period of September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2020. Therefore, no Trustee representatives are required for the 2019-20 school year.
Maintenance Staff


A collective agreement was ratified in the 2017-18 school year for the period of September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2020. Therefore, no Trustee representatives are required for the 2019-2020 school year.
Support Staff

A collective agreement has been negotiated for the period of September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2020. Therefore, no Trustee representatives are required for the 2019-2020 school year.

Teaching Staff
Trisha Estabrooks and Michael Janz (TEBA Representative)

Public School Boards' Association (PSBAA)

Provincial Executives Michael Janz and Cheryl Johner

Alberta School Boards' Association (ASBA) 

Provincial Executive Trisha Estabrooks
Provincial Executive – Alternate Michael Janz
ASBA Zone 2/3 Representative  Sherry Adams
ASBA Zone 2/3 Representative - Alternate  Michael Janz
ASBA Issues and Resolution Committee
1 Board Chair or Vice-Chair
2 ASBA Zone 23 Executive representative
3 ASBA Provincial Executive Board of Directors Representative

Trisha Estabrooks/Shelagh Dunn
Sherry Adams
Trisha Estabrooks

Ad Hoc Committee and Board Representative Assignments 

Edmonton Public Schools Foundation Board of Governors Nathan Ip