BROCKVILLE — Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) Chair John McAllister was acclaimed to the role for another year on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the Board of Trustee’s annual organizational meeting. Trustee William MacPherson was acclaimed as Vice-Chair for a second consecutive year.
Both trustees are long-serving members of the Board. Chair McAllister was first elected in 2010 and is serving his third consecutive term. He is a retired teacher and former municipal councillor. Trustee MacPherson was first elected as a trustee in 2000 and is serving his sixth term.
Chair McAllister thanked his fellow trustees for their continuing support, adding, “I remain motivated to promote public education and to instill public confidence in the school board. The focus of the board will continue to be the success of students and we will work to uplift and support them in their dreams and aspirations.”