Annual Board Meeting
November, 26, 2007
Memorial High School
Sydney Mines, N.S.
A Meeting of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board was called to order today at 7:02 p.m.
(2) Record of Attendance
Dr. Andrew Lynk
Also present: Ed Davis, Superintendent
Beth MacIsaac, Director of Human Resource Services
John Astephen, Director of Programs and Student Services
Ambrose White, Director of Operational Services
Robert Sampson, Sampson & McDougall, Barrister & Solicitors
Jim Burton, Director of Regional Educational Services
Michelle MacLeod, Recording Secretary
Absent: First Nation Representative
(3) Election of Chair
Mr. Ed Davis assumed the Chair and explained the election process to those in attendance. He then called on Mr. Jim Burton, Director of Regional Educational Services and Mr. Robert Sampson, Sampson & McDougall Barrister & Solicitors to act as Scrutineers. Ballots were distributed and collected. Nominated were:
Lorne Green - accepted the nomination
Darlene Morrison - accepted the nomination
Commissioner Darlene Morrison was named Board Chair of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board for the 2007 - 2008 school year. Commissioner Morrison thanked members of the Board for their support.
(4) Election of Vice-Chair
Commissioner Morrison assumed the Chair and requested the Scrutineers to distribute ballots for the nomination of Board Vice-Chair. Nominated were:
Sandra Margettie -accepted the nomination
Lorne Green -declined
Kevin Ruelland -declined
Dr. Andrew Lynk -declined
Commissioner Margettie was named Vice-Chair of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board by acclamation. Commissioner Margettie expressed her thanks to all Board members.
(5) Destruction of Ballots
Moved by Commissioner Keagan
Seconded by Commissioner Pierrard
that the ballots be destroyed.. .
(6) NSSBA Representative
Moved by Commissioner Margettie
Seconded by Commissioner Currie
That the Board nominate Commissioner Campbell as the NSSBA Representative.
There were no other nominations. Commissioner Campbell was named NSSBA Representative by acclamation and Commissioner Keagan as alternate.
The meeting was adjourned at 7:13 p.m.
Darlene Morrison George Boudreau
BOARD CHAIR RECORDING SECRETARY