TORONTO, June 29 /CNW/ - Sam Hammond, President of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is pleased to welcome Valerie Dugale as the organization's new media relations officer, effective June 30, 2010. She replaces Larry Skory, who is retiring after four years in the position.
Dugale has an extensive background in communications and media relations. In the past decade, she has served provincial, national, and local labour unions and provided consulting services to a number of social justice and non-profit organizations. Prior to that, Valerie headed several advertising agencies with clients in the private sector as well as provincial, municipal, and federal governments.
From June 30th, media can contact Valerie Dugale at ETFO's provincial office at 416-962-3836 ext. 2331; toll free at 1-838-3836 or by cell at 416-948-0195.
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario represents 76,000 elementary public school teachers and education workers across the province and is the largest teacher federation in Canada.
SOURCE Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
For further information: For further information: Sam Hammond, President, ETFO, 416-962-3836 (Office); Valerie Dugale, ETFO Communications, 416-962-3836 ext.2331 (office), 416-948-0195 (cell)