Representatives from the principals' associations, the supervisory officers' associations, the Ontario Association of Senior Business Officials, Councils of directors of education, and the Ministry of Education work collaboratively to model high-calibre strategic leadership in order to set direction and implement directives.


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Nadine Trépanier-Bisson, Co-Chair of the IEL

Nadine is the Executive Director of l'Association des directions et directions adjointes des écoles franco-ontariennes (ADFO). She is also chair of the IEL's Facilitation Committee.


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Rita Russo, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Rita is Superintendent of Education with the York Region District School Board representing the Ontario Public Supervisory Officers' Association (OPSOA). She is Co-Chair of the New SO Orientation working group.


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Joanne Bénard, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Joanne is Director of Education for the Sudbury Catholic District School Board representing the English Catholic Council of Directors of Education (ECCODE). She is chair of the IEL's Communications Committee.


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Luciana Cardarelli, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Luciana is Program and Member Services Coordinator at the Catholic Principals Council of Ontario (CPCO). She is a member of the IEL's Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Nathalie Clément, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Nathalie is an Education Officer with the French-language Education, Policies and Programs Branch, French Language, French-language Teaching, Learning and Achievement Division of the Ministry of Education. She is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee.


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Bruce Drewett, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Bruce is Director of the Leadership, Collaboration and Governance Branch, Student Achievement Division of the Ministry of Education. He is a member of the IEL's Finance Committee.


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Ab Falconi, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Ab is a Director of Education with York Catholic District School Board representing the Ontario Catholic Supervisory Officers' Association (OCSOA). He is a member of the IEL's Facilitation Committee.


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Joe Geiser, Treasurer

Joe is the Executive Director of the Catholic Principals' Council of Ontario (CPCO). He is the treasurer of the IEL and the chair of the Finance Committee.


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Richard James, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Richard is a principal with the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario and is president of the Catholic Principals' Council (CPCO). He is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee.


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Brian Jeffs, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Brian is the Superintendent of Business Services at Simcoe County District School Board representing the Ontario Association of Senior Business Officials (OASBO). He is a member of the IEL'S Business Plan Committee and the Finance Committee.


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John Kostoff, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

John is Executive Director of Ontario Catholic Supervisory Officers' Association (OCSOA). He is a member of IEL's Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Mary Linton, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Mary is a principal with the Toronto District School Board. She is president of the Ontario Principals' Council (OPC). Mary is a member of the IEL's Facilitation Committee.


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Linda Massey, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Linda is Associate Director of Professional Learning with the Ontario Principals' Council (OPC). She is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee.


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Colinda Morin-Secord, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Colinda is a supervisory officer with the Conseil scolaire catholique de district des Grandes Rivières and is president of the Association des gestionnaires de l'éducation franco-ontarienne (AGÉFO). She is a member of the IEL's Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Colleen Oldman, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Colleen is Manager of Human Resources at Brant Haldimand Norfolk District School Board representing the Ontario Association of Senior Business Officials (OASBO). She is a member of the IEL's Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Allyson Otten, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Allyson is the Executive Director of the Ontario Principals Council. She is a member of the Finance Committee.


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Michael Philbin, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Michael is Executive Director of the Association des gestionnaires de l'éducation franco-ontarienne (AGÉFO). He is a member of the Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Lorraine Presley, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Lorraine is Director of Education with the Conseil scolaire catholique de district des Grandes Rivières, representing the Council of Ontario Directors of Education (CODELF). Lorraine is a member of the IEL's finance committee.


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Deb Rantz, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Deb is Director of Education with the Limestone District School Board representing the Council of Ontario Directors of Education (PCODE). She is a member of the IEL's Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Julie Reid, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Julie is an Education Officer with the Leadership, Collaboration and Governance Branch, Student Achievement Division of the Ministry of Education. She is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee, Facilitation Committee and Research and Implementation Advisory Committee.


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Bruce Shaw, Member of the IEL Steering Committee

Bruce is Director of the Student Achievement Support Branch, Student Achievement Division of the Ministry of Education. He is a member of the ILE's Facilitation Committee.


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Patrick Venne, Co-chair of the IEL

Patrick is president of l'Association des directions et directions adjointes des écoles franco-ontariennes (ADFO). He is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee and Research/Implementation Committee.


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Denise Duhaime, IEL Coordinator

Denise is a member of the IEL's Communications Committee, Facilitation Committee, Implementation and Research Advisory Committee and the Business Plan Committee. She can be reached at denise.a.duhaime@gmail.com.


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Molly Willats, IEL Executive Assistant

Molly is the IEL's Executive Assistant from the Ontario Principals' Council (OPC).