York Region District School Board Election of Officers 2024 at the December 4, 2023 Inaugural Board Meeting

Aurora, ON – The Inaugural Meeting of York Region District School Board was held on Monday, December 4, 2023, at which time the officers of York Region District School Board were elected for the 2024 year. Trustee Ron Lynn was re-elected by acclamation as Board Chair.


The results of elections for other positions are as follows:

Board Vice-Chair

Pamela McCarthy

Finance and Property Standing Committee Chair 

Michael Chen

Learning, Equity and Well-Being Standing Committee Chair

Carolyn Butterworth

Policy and By-Law Standing Committee Chair

Lauri Hoeg

Ontario Public School Boards’ Association - Board of Directors

Nadeem Mahmood

Dr. Elizabeth Sinclair


Contact information for all trustees is available on the Board website.


York Region District School Board is the third largest school district in Ontario with over 128,000 students in180 elementary schools and 33 secondary schools. York Region students consistently perform above average in provincial testing and the Board is one of the top achievers in Ontario. For more information about the York Region District School Board, please visit the Boardwebsite and follow YRDSB onTwitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.


For more information contact:

Corporate Communications


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