The Board of Education of School District No. 58 (Nicola-Similkameen) is pleased to announce that Ms. Christine Perkins has been appointed as the Assistant Superintendent of Schools for the District effective August 1st, 2015. Ms. Perkins succeeds Mr. Stephen McNiven who has taken on the role of Superintendent of Schools for School District No 58 (Nicola-Similkameen).
Ms. Perkins is from Squamish, British Columbia where she is the Principal of Howe Sound Secondary School. She has a Doctor of Educational Leadership & Policy and extensive leadership experience as a public school educator and Administrative Officer. Ms. Perkins comes to the district with a wide range of experiences including work in the areas of secondary education, Aboriginal Education, curriculum and instruction, social justice and technology. These experiences, combined with her belief that respectful communication, a sense of humour, celebration and nurturing relationships are key to building a successful climate and culture in which to learn and grow make her a great fit for School District No. 58.
The Board is pleased to welcome Ms. Perkins as the Assistant Superintendent of Schools and is looking forward to having her join a strong administrative team lead by Mr. Stephen McNiven, Superintendent of Schools.