Lakehead Public Schools International

Lakehead Public Schools International Seeking Board of Directors Members

Volunteer Positions – Members of the Board of Directors (3) for Lakehead Public Schools International

Our Mission:

To share the excellence of Lakehead Public Schools with the world, and to help create global connections and expanded career pathways for all students.

Our Promise:

We provide our international students with high-quality, English education, based on the Ontario-curriculum, in a globally-connected, authentic Canadian small city setting.

General Information:

The Board supports the work and provides strategic leadership and governance.

We are seeking interested leaders within our community to submit their interest for our Board of Directors.

We are seeking candidates who offer knowledge/expertise in any of the following areas:

  • International Education
  • Strategic Planning
  • Global Business
  • Legal
  • Communications/Marketing
  • Community Relations

Desirable characteristics include:

  • Strategic Thinker
  • Visionary
  • Knowledgeable about diverse cultures
  • Knowledgeable about K-12 education
  • Mission/Vision/Values Drive
  • Accountability
  • Diplomatic Skills
  • Connections to the business community
  • Connections to the education community
  • Connections to the multicultural community


The approximate hours required will be monthly meetings from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 10 months of the year. The term length is for two (2) years with the possibility of renewal.

Application Procedure:

Please forward a letter of interest and your resume to Sherri-Lynne Pharand, President, Lakehead Public Schools International by February 16, 2016.


Jim McCuaig Education Centre
2135 Sills Street
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 5T2

Fax: (807) 623-7848