OPSBA ​members represent public school boards of all sizes and from all regions of the province of Ontario.

OPSBA provides advocacy and conveys the concerns, views, and recommendations of public school boards and their students and communities.

Northern Ontario English-Language Public District School Board Boundaries

Southern Ontario English-Language Public District School Board Boundaries

Map of Ontario School Boards
(courtesy the Ministry of Education)

School Authority Locations


Member Boards​​

Algoma District School Board​​

644 Albert Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6A 2K7
Tel: (705) 945-7111
Fax: (705) 942-2540
Website: www.adsb.on.ca​
Chair of the Board: Jennifer Sarlo
Vice-Chair of the Board: Brent Rankin
OPSBA Delegate: Russell Reid
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Elaine Johnston, Indigenous Trustees’ Council Director and Russell Reid
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Sheryl Evans, Regional Chair
Director of Education: Lucia Reece
Region: Northern (E)

Avon Maitland District School Board​

62 Chalk Street North, Seaforth, Ontario N0K 1W0
Tel: (519) 527-0111
Fax: (519) 527-0422
Website: amdsb.ca​
Chair of the Board: Robert Hunking
Vice-Chair of the Board: Lynette Geddes
OPSBA Delegate: Nancy Rothwell
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Nancy Rothwell
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Robert Hunking, Regional Chair
Director of Education: Lisa Walsh
Region: Western​

Bloorview School Authority

150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, Ontario M4G 1R8
Tel: (416) 424-3831
Fax: (416) 425-2981
Website: bloorviewschool.ca
Chair of the Board: Julia Alleyne
Vice-Chair of the Board: Terry Coultard
OPSBA Delegate: Julia Alleyne
Principal: Linda Ward
Director of Education: Michael O’Keefe
Region: Central East

Bluewater District School Board

Box 190, 351-1st. Avenue North, Chesley, Ontario N0G 1L0
Tel: (519) 363-2014
Fax: (519) 370-2909
Website: www.bwdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Jane Thomson
Vice-Chair of the Board: Jan Johnstone
OPSBA Delegate: Jan Johnstone
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Jan Johnstone
Director of Education: Lori Wilder
Region: Western

Campbell Children’s School Authority

600 Townline Road South, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 7K6
Tel: (905) 576-8403
Fax: (905) 576-4414
Website: http://campbellchildrensschool.ca/
Chair of the Board: Kristin Burditt
Vice-Chair of the Board: Jackie Dick
OPSBA Delegate: Kristin Burditt
Principal: Janet Harper
Region: Central East

CHEO School

395 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L2
Tel: (613) 737-0871
Fax: (613) 523-5167
Website: www.cheo.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Benoit Laberge
OPSBA Delegate: Benoit Laberge
Principal: Mari Murray
Region: Eastern

District School Board of Niagara

191 Carlton Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7P4
Tel: (905) 641-1550
Fax: (905) 685-0090
Website: www.dsbn.edu.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Sue Barnett
Vice-Chair of the Board: Alex Bradnam
OPSBA Delegate: Kate Baggott
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Kate Baggott
Director of Education: Warren Hoshizaki
Region: Central West

District School Board Ontario North East

153 Third Avenue, Schumacher, Ontario P0N 1G0
Tel: (705) 360-1151
Fax: (705) 268-7100
Website: https://www.dsb1.ca/Pages/default.aspx
Chair of the Board: Bob Brush
Vice-Chair of the Board: Dennis Draves
OPSBA Delegate: Tom Henderson
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Tom Henderson
Director of Education: Lesleigh Dye
Region: Northern (E)

Durham District School Board

400 Taunton Road East, Whitby, Ontario L1R 2K6
Tel: (905) 666-5500
Fax: (905) 666-6318
Website: www.ddsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Carolyn Morton
Vice-Chair of the Board: Christine Thatcher
OPSBA Delegate: Patrice Barnes
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Patrice Barnes and  Christine Thatcher
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Michael Barrett, First Vice-President and Donna Edwards, Regional Chair
Acting Director of Education: Norah Marsh
Region: Central East

Grand Erie District School Board

349 Erie Avenue, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5V3
Tel: (519) 756-6301
Fax: (519) 756-9181
Website: www.granderie.ca
Chair of the Board: Greg Anderson
Vice-Chair of the Board: Susan Gibson
OPSBA Delegate: Don Werden
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Don Werden
Director of Education: JoAnna Roberto
Region: Central West

Greater Essex County District School Board

P.O. Box 210, 451 Park Street West, Windsor, Ontario N9A 6K1
Tel: (519) 255-3200
Fax: (519) 255-3215
Website: https://www.publicboard.ca/
Chair of the Board: Alicia Higgison
Vice-Chair of the Board: Cathy Cooke
OPSBA Delegate: Alicia Higgison
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Julia Burgess
Director of Education: Erin Kelly
Region: Western

Halton District School Board

P.O Box 5005, 2050 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario L7R 3Z2
Tel: (905) 335-3663
Fax: (905) 335-4447
Website: http://www.hdsb.ca/
Chair of the Board: Andrea Grebenc
Vice-Chair of the Board: Tracey Ehl Harrison
OPSBA Delegate: Jeanne Gray
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Jeanne Gray
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Donna Danielli, Regional Chair
Director of Education: Curtis Ennis
Region: Central West

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board

20 Education Court, Hamilton, Ontario L9A 0B9
Tel: (905) 527-5092
Fax: (905) 521-2539
Website: www.hwdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Dawn Danko
Vice-Chair of the Board: Cam Galindo
OPSBA Delegate: Alex Johnstone
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Alex Johnstone
Director of Education: Manny Figueiredo
Region: Central West

Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board

156 Ann Street, Belleville, Ontario K8N 3L3
Tel: (613) 966-9491
Fax: (613) 962-1048
Website: www.hpedsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Lucille Kyle
Vice-Chair of the Board: Jennifer Cobb
OPSBA Delegate:  Lisa Anne Chatten
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Lisa Anne Chatten
Director of Education: Katherine MacIver
Region: Eastern

James Bay Lowlands Secondary School Board

1 Pinew Street, P.O. Box 157, Moosonee, Ontario P0L 1Y0
Tel: (705) 336-2903
Fax: (705) 336-0234
Website: http://www.jblssb.ca/
Chair of the Board: Christina Nielsen
OPSBA Delegate: Christina Nielsen
Interim Finance and HR Administrator: Val Hunter
Supervisory Officer: Angela Tozer
Region: Northern (E)

John McGivney Children’s Centre School Authority

3945 Matchette Road, Windsor, Ontario N9C 4C2
Tel: (519) 252-7281
Fax: (519) 252-5873
Website: www.jmccentre.ca
Chair of the Board: Carolyn Tavolieri
Vice-Chair of the Board: Adelina Irvine
OPSBA Delegate: Carolyn Tavolieri
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Carolyn Tavolieri, TSA Director
Director/Principal: Brenda Santarossa
Region: Western​

Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board

1994 Fisher Drive, P.O. Box 719, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7A1
Tel: (877) 741-4577
Fax: (705) 742-7801
Website: www.kprschools.ca/
Chair of the Board: Diane Lloyd
Vice-Chair of the Board: Angela Lloyd
OPSBA Delegate: Jaine Klassen Jeninga
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Jaine Klassen Jeninga
OPSBA Executive Council Members: Cathy Abraham, President
Director of Education: Rita Russo
Region: Central East

Keewatin-Patricia District School Board

100 First Avenue West, Kenora, Ontario P9N 3Z7
Tel: (807) 468-5571
Fax: (807) 468-3857
Website: www.kpdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Cecile Marcino
Vice-Chair of the Board: Roger Griffiths
OPSBA Delegate: Barb Gauthier
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Gerald Kleist
​Director of Education: Sherri-Lynne Pharand
Region: Northern (W)

KidsAbility School Authority

500 Hallmark Drive, Waterloo, Ontario N2K 3P5
Tel: (519) 886-1960
Fax: (519) 885-6222
Website: www.KidsAbility.ca
Chair of the Board: Ken Bell
Vice-Chair of the Board: Wendy McIntyre
OPSBA Delegate: Ken Bell
Principal: Kelly Lantink
Region: Central West

Lakehead District School Board

2135 Sills Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7E 5T2
Tel: (807) 625-5100
Fax: (807) 622-0961
Website: www.lakeheadschools.ca
Chair of the Board: Ellen Chambers
Vice-Chair of the Board: Trudy Tuchenhagen
OPSBA Delegate: George Saarinen
OPSBA Board of Director Member: George Saarinen
Director of Education: Ian MacRae
Region: Northern (W)

Lambton Kent District School Board

P.O. Box 2019, 220 Wellington Street, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 7L2
Tel: (519) 336-1500
Fax: (519) 336-1471
Website: www.lkdsb.net
Chair of the Board: Randy Campbell
Vice-Chair of the Board: Derek Robertson
OPSBA Delegate: Jack Fletcher
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Jack Fletcher
Director of Education: John Howitt
Region: Western

Limestone District School Board

220 Portsmouth Avenue, Postal Bag 610, Kingston, Ontario K7L 4X4
Tel: (613) 544-6920
Fax: (613) 544-4788
Website: www.limestone.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Suzanne Ruttan
Vice-Chair of the Board: Tom Gingrich
OPSBA Delegate: Laurie French
​OPSBA Board of Director Member: Laurie French
Director of Education: Krishna Burra
Region: Eastern

Moose Factory Island District School Area Board

P.O. Box 160, Moose Factory, Ontario P0L 1W0
Tel: (705) 658-4571
Fax: (705) 658-4768
Website: http://mfidsab.ca/
Chair of the Board: Irene Tomatuk
Vice-Chair of the Board: Nellie Trapper
OPSBA Delegate: Irene Tomatuk
Business Administrator and Secretary/Treasurer: Nathan Beck
Supervisory Officer: Gord Daniels
Region: Northern (E)

Moosonee District School Area Board

P.O. Box 250, 22 Second Street, Moosonee, Ontario P0L 1Y0
Tel: (705) 336-2300
Fax: (705) 336-0334
Website: http://mdsab.ca/
Chair of the Board: Kelly Reuben
Vice-Chair of the Board: Sandra Mitchell
OPSBA Delegate: Kelly Reuben
Supervisory Officer: Angela Tozer
Region: Northern (E)

Near North District School Board

963 Airport Road, P.O. Box 3110, North Bay, Ontario P1B 8H1
Tel: (705) 472-8170
Fax: (705) 472-9927
Website: www.nearnorthschools.ca
Chair of the Board: Jay Aspin
Vice-Chair of the Board: John Cochrane
OPSBA Delegate: Bill Steer
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Bill Steer
Director of Education: Craig Myles
Region: Northern (E)

Niagara Children’s Centre School Authority

567 Glenridge Avenue, St. Catharines, Ontario L2T 4C2
Tel: (905) 688-3550 ext. 231
Fax: (905) 688-1055
Website: www.npcc.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Lisa Cefaratti
Vice-Chair of the Board: Cam Hathaway
OPSBA Delegate: Lisa Cefaratti
Principal: Staci Whittle
Region: Central West

Ottawa-Carleton District School Board

133 Greenbank Road, Nepean, Ontario, K2H 6L3
Tel: (613) 721-1820
Fax: (613) 820-6968
Website: www.ocdsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Lynn Scott
Vice-Chair of the Board: Keith Penny
OPSBA Delegate: Keith Penny
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Christine Boothby and Keith Penny
Director of Education: Camille Williams-Taylor
Region: Eastern

Peel District School Board

5650 Hurontario Street, Mississauga, Ontario L5R 1C6
Tel: (905) 890-1099
Fax: (905) 890-6698
Website: www.peelschools.org
Chair of the Board: Brad MacDonald
Vice-Chair of the Board: David Green
OPSBA Delegate: David Green
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Carrie Andrews
OPSBA Executive Council Member: David Green, Enrolment Vice-President
Director of Education: Rashmi Swarup
Region: Central West

Protestant Separate School Board of the Town of Penetanguishene

2 Poyntz Street, Box 107, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1M2
Tel: (705) 549-6422
Fax: (705) 549-2768
Website: http://www.pssbp.ca
Chair of the Board: Lynne Cousens
Vice-Chair of the Board: Cathie Sindall
OPSBA Delegate: Lynne Cousens
Supervisory Officer: Tim Overholt
Region: Central East

Rainbow District School Board

408 Wembley Drive, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 3G5
Tel: (705) 674-3171
Fax: (705) 674-9112
Website: www.rainbowschools.ca
Chair of the Board: Doreen Dewar
Vice-Chair of the Board: Dena Morrison
OPSBA Delegate: Bob Clement
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Bob Clement
Director of Education: Bruce Bourget
Region: Northern (E)

Rainy River District School Board

522 Second Street East, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1N4
Tel: (807) 274-9855
Fax: (807) 274-5078
Website: www.rrdsb.com
Chair of the Board: Raymond Roy
Vice-Chair of the Board: David Kircher
OPSBA Delegate: Kathryn Pierroz
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Kathryn Pierroz
Director of Education: Heather Campbell
Region: Northern (W)

Renfrew County District School Board

1270 Pembroke Street West, Pembroke, Ontario K8A 4G4
Tel: (613) 735-0151
Fax: (613) 735-6315
Website: http://www.rcdsb.on.ca/en/
Chair of the Board: Bryon Morris
Vice-Chair of the Board: David Kaiser
OPSBA Delegate: Dave Shields
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Susan Humphries
OPSBA Executive Council: Dave Shields, Regional Chair
Director of Education: Pino Buffone
Region: Eastern​

Simcoe County District School Board

Highway 26, Midhurst, Ontario L0L 1X0
Tel: (705) 728-7570
Fax: (705) 722-5647
Website: www.scdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Jodi Lloyd
Vice-Chair of the Board: Robert North
OPSBA Delegate: Jodi Lloyd
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Jodi Lloyd
Director of Education: John Dance
Region: Central East​

Superior-Greenstone District School Board

P.O. Bag “A”, 12 Hemlo Drive, Marathon, Ontario P0T 2E0
Tel: (807) 229-0436
Fax: (807) 229-1471
Website: www.sgdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Pauline (Pinky) McRae
Vice-Chair of the Board: Mark Mannisto
OPSBA Delegate: Paul Cormier
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Paul Cormier
Director of Education: Nicole Morden-Cormier
Region: Northern (W)

Thames Valley District School Board

P.O. Box 5888, 1250 Dundas Street, London, Ontario N6A 5L1
Tel: (519) 452-2000
Fax: (519) 452-2395
Website: www.tvdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Lori-Ann Pizzolato
Vice-Chair of the Board: Meagan Ruddock
OPSBA Delegate: Arlene Morell
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Arlene Morell and Corrine Rahman
Director of Education: Mark Fisher
Region: Western

Toronto District School Board

5050 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario M2N 5N8
Tel: (416) 397-3000
Fax: (416) 393-0889
Website: www.tdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: Alexander Brown
Vice-Chair of the Board: Christopher Mammoliti
OPSBA Delegate: Stephanie Donaldson
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Chris Moise and Michelle Aarts
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Stephanie Donaldson, Enrolment Vice-President
Director of Education: Colleen Russell-Rawlins
Region: Central East

Trillium Lakelands District School Board

300 Highway 36, Box 420, Lindsay, Ontario K9V 4S4
Tel: (705) 324-6776
Fax: (705) 324-4323
Website: www.tldsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Bruce Reain
Vice-Chair of the Board: David Morrison
OPSBA Delegate: Louise Clodd
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Louise Clodd
Director of Education: Wes Hahn
Region: Central East

Upper Canada District School Board

25 Central Avenue, West, Brockville, Ontario, K6V 5X1
Tel: (613) 342-0371
Fax: (613) 342-6084
Website: www.ucdsb.on.ca
Chair of the Board: John McAllister
Vice-Chair of the Board: Bill MacPherson
OPSBA Delegate: David McDonald
OPSBA Board of Director Member: David McDonald
Director of Education: Ron Ferguson
Region: Eastern

Upper Grand District School Board

500 Victoria Road North, Guelph, Ontario N1E 6K2
Tel: (519) 822-4420
Fax: (519) 826-9534
Website: www.ugdsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Martha MacNeil
Vice-Chair of the Board: Barbara Lustgarten Evoy
OPSBA Delegate: Linda Busuttil
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Linda Busuttil
Director of Education: Peter Sovran
Region: Central West

Waterloo Region District School Board

P.O. Box 68, 51 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener, Ontario N2C 2E1
Tel: (519) 570-0003
Fax: (519) 742-1364
Website: www.wrdsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Joanne Weston
Vice-Chair of the Board: Scott Piatkowski
OPSBA Delegate: Joanne Weston
OPSBA Board of Director Member: Laurie Tremble
OPSBA Executive Council Member: Kathleen Woodcock, Second Vice-President
Director of Education: jeewan chanicka
Region: Central West

York Region District School Board

60 Wellington Street West, Aurora, Ontario L4G 3H2
Tel: (905) 727-3141
Fax: (905) 884-7116
Website: www.yrdsb.ca
Chair of the Board: Cynthia Cordova
Vice-Chair of the Board: Allan Tam
OPSBA Delegate: Ron Lyn
OPSBA Board of Director Members: Ron Lyn and Elizabeth Sinclair
Director of Education: Louise Sirisko
Region: Central East