OFFICIAL School Trustee Election Results
For immediate release
October 20, 2017 – Peace River School Division is pleased to announce the official results from the October 16, 2017 School Board Trustee Elections.
The official election results and vote counts are as follows:
Ward 1 – Red Earth Creek, Nampa and Peace River
|Ward 2 – Peace River and rural Peace River
• Crystal Owens - 181- ELECTED
• Wendy Goulet - 161
|Ward 3 – Rural Peace River, Weberville, Dixonville, Deadwood, Manning and Hawk Hills
• Darren A. Kuester -incumbent - 154 - ELECTED
• Gerald Loewen - 36
|Ward 4 – Peace River, rural Peace River, Shaftesbury and Grimshaw
• Frederick Gordon Churchman - acclaimed
|Ward 5 – Grimshaw, rural Grimshaw, Berwyn, Brownvale, Whitelaw, Bluesky, rural Fairview and Deer Hills
• Lori Suzanne Leitch - 238 - ELECTED
• Carmen Johnson - incumbent - 137
|Ward 6 – Fairview and rural Fairview
• Robyn Nicole Robertson- acclaimed
|Ward 7- Hines Creek, rural Hines Creek, Worsley, Bear Canyon, Cleardale and Clear Hills
• Delainah Lee Velichka - incumbent - 227 - ELECTED
• James MacKay Ross - 91
To learn more about the 2017-2021 board of trustees, view the candidate biographies here.
Orientation for trustees will take place on October 24, 2017. The organizational and first regular board meeting for the new board is scheduled for October 31, 2017. The 2017-2021 board of trustees will be sworn in before the start of the organizational meeting on October 31, 2017.
PRSD extends deep gratitude to the outgoing board for their outstanding service and dedication to education, to candidates for putting their name forward and to all those that took the time to vote.