ROSEMÈRE, QC, Sept. 28, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - The Sir Wilfrid Laurier
School Board (SWLSB) is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr.
Robert Vallerand as Interim Director General.
Mr. Vallerand's nomination was confirmed by a unanimous decision of the
Council of Commissioners this evening, following the resignation of the
former Director General, Mrs. Anne-Marie Lepage. He will remain in post
until a permanent successor is selected.
The Council is confident that Mr. Vallerand will to rise to the
challenge during this transition period. From 1998 to his retirement in
2006, Mr. Vallerand served as both SWLSB's Assistant Director General
and Secretary General. The Council of Commissioners feels strongly
that he is the right person to maintain the SWLSB spirit all while
managing a smooth transition.
"The Council is very pleased that Robert has accepted to return
temporarily and guide us through this transition period. " Said Steve
Bletas, Chairman of the SWLSB.
The Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board offers educational services to more
than 15,000 students in 38 schools and 4 Adult Education and Vocational
Training centres and has a workforce of nearly 2000 employees.
SOURCE Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board
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