Become a School Trustee

School board elections are a great opportunity to get involved in public education – by voting or running as a candidate for school trustee. School board elections are held every four years, in conjunction with municipal elections, on the fourth Wednesday in October. Whether your interest is as a candidate or a voter, the goal of this page is to provide you with the information you need. The election will be held on October 24, 2018.

  • Election Information
  • Registered Candidates

2018 School Trustee Elections

  • Election day will held on Wednesday October 24, 2018. Polls will be open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.
  • Advance voting will take place October 18, 2018 from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm in the HSD Administration Office (Conference Room).

Online Resources

Documentation

Printed copies of the Trustee Information & Nomination Handbook will be available at the HSD Administration Office front desk beginning August 1, 2018.

Ward 1 - West

Niverville, Bothwell, Kleefeld, and Crystal Springs
(Two Trustees to be Elected)
Shannon Friesen204-346-2417shannonfortrustee@gmail.com
Carisa Klassen204-388-4452carisaklassen@mts.net
Jennifer Lavin204-388-6319jenniferfortrustee@gmail.com
Mary Yoder204-346-3995maryeileenpatriciasmithyoder@hotmail.com

Ward 2 - North

Landmark, Blumenort, and Mitchell
(Two Trustees to be Elected)
Lynn Barkman - Elected by Acclamation204-380-2100lynnbarkman@hotmail.com
Sue Doerksen - Elected by Acclamation204-326-9525doerksen_sue@yahoo.ca

Ward 3

Steinbach
(Four Trustees to be Elected)
Ron Falk204-326-1746ronfalk@mts.net
Danielle Funk204-793-3895daniellefunk22@hotmail.com
Joseph Giesbrecht204-326-9986giesbrecht@live.ca
Rachelle Jost204-381-1528rachellejost@outlook.com
Rick Peters204-346-2254rpeters871@gmail.com
Brad Unger204-371-5761bradleytroyunger@gmail.com
Julie LoupinWithdrawn Sept. 19, 2018

Ward 4 - South

Grunthal
(Elected by Acclamation)
Jonathon Driedger - Elected by Acclamation204-612-3160jdriedger@yahoo.com