Division Office Directory

Superintendent's Office

Kevin Andrea

Superintendent

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Michelle Brennick

Deputy Superintendent

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Leslee Jodry

Assistant Superintendent

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Tamara Spong

Secretary-Treasurer

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Gloria Kirsch

Assistant to the Superintendent

P: 780.778.2800

Nicole Flood

Assistant to the Deputy Superintendent

P: 780.778.2800

Michelle McMichael

Receptionist

P: 780.778.2800

Communications Services

Lisa Bakos

Communications Officer

Responsible to the Deputy Superintendent

Fosters honest, open communication between the Division and its internal and external stakeholders. Supports the Board of Trustees, Superintendent's Office and Schools through crisis communication, media relations, management and production of the Division's publications, website and social media outlets, and promotion of the Division's programs and initiatives.

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Twyla Lesko

Communications Designer

P: 780.778.2800

Facility Services

Randy Lovich

Director of Facility Services

Responsible to the Secretary-Treasurer

Coordinates the maintenance, grounds care, and custodial services for all buildings and property belonging to Northern Gateway Public Schools to ensure an environment conducive to learning and teaching. 

Email

P: 780.785.3333

Deanna Harapchuk

Office Assistant to the Director of Maintenance

P: 780.785.3333

Financial Services

Tamara Spong

Secretary-Treasurer

Responsible to the Superintendent

Manages the fiscal operation and records of the Division, internal and external financial reporting and Division and school budgets. Provides financial training and assistance to schools and other departments and ensures that the Division is meeting statutory requirements related to finances.

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Milly McGregor

Assistant Secretary-Treasurer

P: 780.778.2800

Wendy Robertson

Assistant to the Secretary Treasurer

P: 780.778.2800

Jennifer Richard

Assistant to Financial Services

P: 780.778.2800

Amber Kirsch

Finance Assistant

P: 780.778.2800

Health & Safety Services

Cheryl Lovich

Health and Safety Services Coordinator

Responsible to the Secretary-Treasurer

Advocates, nurtures and develops health and safety education and practices which inspire Northern Gateway Public Schools to remain a compliant, safe and healthy place at all times for all students, staff and stakeholders.

Email

P: 780.785.3333

Human Resources

Michelle Brennick

Deputy Superintendent

Human Resources supports the Division in addressing human resource needs for all Division employees and actively recruits and retains qualified and committed Division personnel to support all learners.

Please consider our current opportunities!

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Nicole Flood

Assistant to the Deputy Superintendent

P: 780.778.2800

Linda Langley

Human Resources/Payroll Liaison

P: 780.778.2800

Gloria Johnson

Payroll Clerk (Certificated Staff)

P: 780.778.2800

Carizza Perrin

Payroll Clerk (Support Staff)

P: 780.778.2800

Learning and Student Support Services

Leslee Jodry

Assistant Superintendent

Email

P: 780.778.2800

Bev Cotton

Learning Services Coordinator

Email

P: 780.706.8220

Tammy Davis

Learning Services Coordinator

Jackie Mines

Learning Services Coordinator

Tammy Charko

Student Supports Facilitator

Koralie Cockle

Assistant to Learning Services

P: 780.778.2800

Technology Services

Jason Yaremchuk

Director of Information Technology

Responsible to the Superintendent

Supports teaching and learning by ensuring that technology is effectively integrated into learning and teaching processes. Provides technical support to all schools and departments, and the infrastructure that gives schools and other departments uninterrupted, secure access to information, digital resources and electronic communication. 

Email

P: 780.268.3857

Malcolm Heaven

Network Administrator

P: 780.706.8219

Jason Greenland

Senior Systems Analyst

P: 780.778.2800

Brian Fehr

System Analyst

P: 780.778.2800

Lynda Beck

System Analyst

P: 780.778.2800

Travis Merrick

Computer Technician

P: 780.778.2800

Glen Tadeo

Computer Technician

Patrick Chomyszyn

Computer Technician

P: 780.778.2800

Cody Wolff

Computer Technician

Joshua Mahaux

Computer Technician

Kim Havell

Computer Technician

Transportation Services

Rhett Czaban

Director of Transportation Services

Responsible to the Secretary-Treasurer

Supports schools by ensuring that all students are transported safely to and from school and arrive ready to learn. Provides efficient and reliable service for 3,552 students attending school in the Division, as well as for students attending Living Waters Catholic schools in Whitecourt and Holy Family Catholic schools in Valleview.

Email

P: 780.524.3833

Julie Cook

Office Assistant to the Director of Transportation

P: 780.778.2800

Board of Trustees

Linda Wigton

Board Chair

Whitecourt

Email

P: 780.706.4345

Barb Maddigan

Vice-Chair

Whitecourt

Email

P: 780.262.1013

Sherry Jeffreys

Darwell, Sangudo, Mayerthorpe

Email

P: 780.898.0404

Judy Muir

Alberta Beach, Onoway, Rich Valley, Darwell

Email

P: 780.991.7413

Jim Hailes

Fox Creek

Email

P: 780.622.3385

Diane Hagman

Mayerthorpe

Email

P: 780.396.9694

Christine Peck

Onoway

Email

P: 780.691.0772

Anita Portsmouth

Valleyview Rural

Email

P: 780.552.4150

Gerry Steinke

Valleyview

Email

P: 780.524.9889