Jamie Smith Appointed Communications Supervisor For Lakehead Public Schools

THUNDER BAY, ON – Lakehead Public Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Smith as Communications Supervisor to help share and amplify the incredible stories happening within LPS classrooms, schools and across the board.

“Every day we have innovative learning and outstanding achievements happening in our classrooms and schools, and we are focused on sharing that to our students, parents, guardians, staff and the wider community through earned media, social media and other direct channels,” said Sherri-Lynne Pharand, Director of Education. “Jamie will be an excellent addition to our team, and we look forward to him supporting our efforts to broaden our communications to the communities we serve.”

“As a parent with two children in Lakehead Public Schools, I’m really looking forward to uplifting what’s happening within the schools and the Board,” added Jamie Smith.

Smith comes with almost 25 years’ experience, most recently working as the communications coordinator for Tbaytel.

Smith begins his new role March 25, 2024.

Lakehead Public Schools educates, encourages, and supports all students to develop a passion for learning, set high personal standards and become active community members. Every student is provided with equal opportunities to learn in safe schools with many learning choices and innovative programming from Junior Kindergarten through to Grade 12. Comprehensive adult education is also available for students over the age of 18.