Trustee Appointments to Board Committees

Trustee Appointments to Board Committees 2022-2023


Audit Committee (Four-Year Term)

(November 2022 to November 2026)

  • Pamela McCarthy
  • Crystal Yu
  • Ed Law
  • Alternate: Melanie Wright

** This is a Four-Year Term. The Committee must have three trustee members and should have at least one alternate member.

 

Director’s Performance Review Committee (DPRC)

  • Ed Law
  • Ron Lynn (Board Chair)
  • Pamela McCarthy
  • Elizabeth Sinclair
  • Crystal Yu

**A minimum of four trustee members required. The Board Chair must be a member.

 

Equity and Inclusivity Advisory Committee (EIAC)

  • Estelle Cohen
  • Lauri Hoeg
  • Alternates: Carolyn Butterworth, Ed Law and E. Sinclair
  • Ex-officio: Ron Lynn and Pamela McCarthy

**Two trustees required (one will be Vice-Chair of EIAC) and one alternate. The Chair and Vice-Chair may be ex-officio members.

 

Finance and Property Standing Committee (FPSC)

  • Carolyn Butterworth
  • Michael Chen
  • Cindy Liang (Committee Chair)
  • Ron Lynn
  • Nadeem Mahmood
  • Melanie Wright
  • Crystal Yu

**Seven trustee members required. The Board Chair must be a member.

 

Governance and Board Organization Committee (GBOC)

  • Carolyn Butterworth
  • Cindy Liang
  • Ron Lynn (Board Chair)
  • Nadeem Mahmood
  • Pamela McCarthy (Board Vice-Chair)

**Three trustee members required. The Board Chair, Vice-Chair and Past Chair (Past Chair position dormant for 2022-2023) must be a member.

 

Joint Board Consortium (JBC)

  • Lauri Hoeg
  • Ron Lynn (Board Chair)
  • Nadeem Mahmood

**The Board Chair is automatically a member. Two other trustees are required

 

Learning, Equity and Well-Being Standing Committee (LEWSC)

  • Jenny Chen
  • Michael Chen (Committee Chair)
  • Estelle Cohen
  • Ed Law
  • Ron Lynn
  • Elizabeth Sinclair
  • Melanie Wright

**Seven trustee members required. The Board Chair must be a member.

 

Ontario Public School Boards’ Association

**Election for these positions will occur at the November 21, 2022 Inaugural Board Meeting.

Position of  First Board of Directors’ Member and Voting Delegate: Nadeem Mahmood

Position of  Second Board of Directors’ Member and Alternate Voting Delegate: Elizabeth Sinclair

Position of Two Alternate Board of Directors’ Members: Carolyn Butterworth and Michael Chen

 

Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee (PEAC)

  • Jenny Chen
  • Alternate: Carolyn Butterworth

**One Trustee Member is required. Other trustees may be alternate members.

 

Policy and By-Law Standing Committee (PBSC)

  • Michael Chen
  • Estelle Cohen
  • Lauri Hoeg (Committee Chair)
  • Cindy Liang
  • Ron Lynn
  • Nadeem Mahmood
  • Pamela McCarthy

**Seven trustee members required. The Board Chair must be a member.

 

Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC)

  • Carolyn Butterworth
  • Jenny Chen
  • Melanie Wright
  • Alternate: Ed Law

**Three trustee members and one alternate trustee required.

 

Student Discipline Committee (SDC)

  • Carolyn Butterworth
  • Estelle Cohen
  • Nadeem Mahmood
  • Elizabeth Sinclair
  • Alternates: Pamela McCarthy, Michael Chen and Crystal Yu

**Four trustee members and at least two alternates required.

 

Trustee Appointment to Optional Committee 2022-2023


Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Advisory Committee

  • TBD

 

Anti-Black Racism Steering Committee

  • Nadeem Mahmood
  • Elizabeth Sinclair

 

Assessment and Evaluation Steering Committee

  • Melanie Wright

 

Celebrating Student Success

  • Melanie Wright (North)
  • Nadeem Mahmood (Central)
  • Jenny Chen (East)
  • Estelle Cohen (West)

 

Eco Team

  • TBD

 

Liaison Committee - Georgina Island First Nation

  • Lauri Hoeg
  • Carolyn Butterworth

 

*Heritage Centre Advisory Committee, Richmond Hill (Four-Year Term)

  • Cindy Liang

 

*Heritage Richmond Hill (Four-Year Term)

  • Crystal Yu

 

Indigenous Student Council

  • Lauri Hoeg (Indigenous Trustee)

 

*Markham Theatre Board (Four-Year Term)

  • Michael Chen

 

*Markham Mayor’s Youth Council (Four-Year Term)

  • Ed Law

 

Staff Awards Committee

  • Estelle Cohen

 

Student Success Steering Committee

  • Ed Law
  • Nadeem Mahmood

 

Supervised Alternative Learning Committee

  • Ed Law

 

York Region Presidents’ Council

  • Pamela McCarthy (Vice-Chair of the Board)

 

* The committees identified with an asterisk is a four-year appointment from 2022 to 2026


Updated November 23, 2022