Board of Governors 2017-2018

(effective July 1, 2017)

The Board and its membership have three core responsibilities:

  • To preserve the Vision, Mission and Values of the School and to ensure that all aspects of the School arise from them through sound policy governance;
  • To ensure financial planning and management which focuses on, protects and helps create SJR’s future; and
  • To support, evaluate, and nurture the Head of School.

Board Chair

Mr. Greg Fettes ’95


Board Members

Dr. Tracie Afifi
Dr. Rakesh Arora
Mr. Don Bowes
Mrs. Sue Cunningham
Mr. Tom De Nardi
Dr. Stan Eng
Dr. Greg Harding ’91
Mr. Mitul Kotecha ’95
Mr. Gregg Maidment
Dr. Renee Phipps-Owusu
Mr. Gordon Pollard
Mrs. Leney Richardson
Mr. Trevor Sprague ’90
Mr. Dennis Stewner
Mr. Andrew Thompson ’87
Mr. Daniel Wright ’95


Mr. Greg Fettes ’95 - Board Chair
Ms. Riva Richard – Past Board Chair
Mr. Daniel Wright ’95 - Vice-Chair
Mrs. Sue Cunningham - Honorary Treasurer
Mr. Dennis Stewner - Executive Secretary


Ms. Carmyn Aleshka ’96 - SJRAA Representative
Mrs. Rishona Hyman - SJRPA Representative
Mrs. Heidi Birchard - SJR Foundation Board Chair
Mr. Jim Keefe - Head of School

The Board of Governors does not develop or modify curriculum, deal with day-to-day School management, interact on such matters with academic faculty or act as personal student and family intermediaries.




Annual Report 2015 - 2016

SJR's Annual Report 2015 - 2016 is now available and can be viewed here.



Contact Us

Mrs. Rose Sawatzky   

Executive Asst. to Head of School, Admin. Services Mgr.