Jerry First Charger, B.A.

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Family School Liaison Counsellor

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Lethbridge, 2006

Experience

  • Student Counsellor, Red Crow Community College, 2007-
  • Native Release Planning and Life Skills Instructor, Lethbridge College, 2004-
  • Native Programs Assistant and Elder, Lethbridge Correctional Centre, 2005-2007
  • Youth Mentor, Opokaa'sin Early Intervention Society, 2004-2005
  • Native Singing and Dancing, and Breakdance Instructor, Sir-Ooh-Kotoki Friendship Society, 2004-2005
  • Caregiver and Youth Worker, McMan Youth, Family, and Community Services Association, 2002-2004
  • Native Youth Counsellor, Lethbridge Young Offenders Centre, 2001-2004
  • Activities Provider, Coulee Ridge School, 2001-2004

Contact

jerry.firstcharger@westwind.ab.ca

Sandi Letioa, B.Sc

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Student Services Coordinator

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education, Brigham Young University - Hawaii, 2001
  • Associate of Arts, Ricks College, 1995

Experience

  • Student Services Coordinator, 2004-Present
  • Teacher, Mountain View School, 2002-2004
  • Special Education Teacher, Sunset Beach Elementary School, 2001-2002
  • Special Education Teacher, S.W. King Intermediate, 2001

Contact

sandi.letioa@westwind.ab.ca

Todd Heggie

Raymond High School Principal

2016-Present

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Utah State University, 1996
  • Master of Science in Educational Leadership, Walden University, 2006

Experience

  • Principal, Raymond High School, 2016-Present
  • Vice Principal, Counsellor, and Teacher, Raymond High School, 2010-2016
  • Teacher and Counsellor, Raymond High School, 1999-2010
  • Teacher, Magrath High School, 1997-1999

Cory Bevans

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Raymond Junior High School Principal

2002-Present

Education

Bachelor of Education, University of Lethbridge, 1986

Master of Arts in Administration, Curriculum, and Instruction, Gonzaga University, 1993

Experience

Principal, Raymond Junior High School, 2002-Present

Vice Principal, Raymond Junior High School, 1997-2002

Teacher, Raymond Junior High School, 1986-1996

Stacy Jacobs

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Mountain View School Principal

2012-Present

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, Brigham Young University, 1994
  • Masters of Education, University of Lethbrridge, 2006

Experience

  • Principal, Mountain View School, 2012-Present
  • Teacher, Mountain View School, 1995-2012
  • Evaluator and Professional Development Support, Parent-Child Literacy Initiative, Alberta Learning, 2001-2003
  • Outreach Specialist, AISI Preschool Outreach Project, Westwind School Division, 2002
  • Teacher, Cardston Junior High School, 1995
  • Teacher, Raymond High School, 1995
  • Teacher, Livingstone School, Livingstone Range School Division, 1994-1995
  • Teacher, Mentor, and Tracker in a School, College, and University Partnership Program, Utah Valley State College, 1993-1994

Rob Doig

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Magrath High School Principal

2009-Present

Education

Bachelor of Education, University of Alberta, 1998

Master in Business and Public Administration, University of Phoenix, 2009

Experience

Principal, Magrath High School, 2007-Present

Vice Principal, West Central High School, 2004-2007

Department Head, Will Sinclair High School, Wild Rose School Division, 2003-2004

Teacher, Will Sinclair High School, Wild Rose School Division, 1999-2003

Grimshaw Junior Senior High School, Peace River School Division, 1998-1999

Brad Sabey

Magrath Elementary School Principal

2009-Present

Education

  • Bachelor of Education, University of Lethbridge, 1990
  • Master of Education, University of Lethbridge, 2011

Experience

  • Principal, Magrath Elementary School, 2009-Present
  • Teacher, Magrath High School, 1992-2009
  • Teacher, Magrath Elementary School, 1991-1992
  • Teacher, Alix-Macc School, Alix, AB, 1990-1991

Austin Nunn

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Cardston High School Principal

2016-Present

Education

  • Master of Education, Utah State University, 2005
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Utah, 2000

Experience

  • Principal, Cardston High School, 2016-Present
  • Principal, Cardston Junior High School, 2010-2016
  • Vice Principal, South Cache 8th and 9th Grade Centre, Hyrum, Utah, 2006-2010
  • Teacher, South Cache 8th and 9th Grade Centre, Hyrum, Utah, 2003-2006
  • Teacher, Youth Correctional Facility, Hyrum, Utah, 2000-2003

Awards

  • Finalist for the Alberta Excellence in Teaching Award, 2015
  • Hats Off Award for Teachers, Cache County School District, 2006
  • Teacher of the Year Award for Youth in Custody, 2002-2003
  • Teacher of the Year Award for Youth in Custody, 2001-2002
  • Teacher of the Year Award for Youth in Custody, 2000-2001

Mark Bennett

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Cardston Elementary School Principal

2008-Present

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Alberta, 1982

Bachelor of Education, University of Alberta, 1983

Master of Education, Brigham Young University, 1986

Experience

Principal, Cardston Elementary School, 2008-Present

Vice Principal, Cardston Elementary School, 2007-2008

Vice Principal, Cardston Junior High School, 2000-2007

Director, Westwind Alternate School Programs, 1997-2000

Principal, Del Bonita School, 1996-1997

Teacher, Del Bonita School, 1995-1996

Teacher, Cardston Junior High School, 1983-1995

Karl Peterson

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Colony Schools Principal

2015-Present

Education

  • Associates Degree in Interpersonal Communications, Rick's College, 1995
  • Bachelor of Science in Geography, Brigham Young University, 2000
  • Teacher Certification, Simon Fraser University, 2001
  • Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Administration, Gonzaga University, 2007

Experience

  • Principal, Westwind School Division Colony Schools, 2015-Present
  • Teacher, Albion Ridge Colony School, Picture Buttes, AB, 2015
  • Teacher, Taber Mennonite School, 2014-2015
  • Teacher, Magrath High School, 2014
  • Vice Principal, Robert Ogilvie School, Fort St. John, BC, 2010-2014
  • Teacher, Duncan Cran Elementary School, Fort St. John, BC, 2003-2010
  • Teacher, Robert Ogilvie School, Fort St. John, BC, 2002-2003

Jaime Barfuss

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Spring Glen Junior High School Principal

 

Education

Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Education, University of Lethbridge, 1995

Masters of Leadership and Administration, Gonzaga University, 

Experience

Principal, Spring Glen Junior High School, 2008-Present

Vice Principal, Hill Spring School, 2001-2008

Teacher, Hill Spring School, 1996-2001

Teacher, Paddle Prairie School, Northlands School Division, 1995-1996

 

Kelly Thomas

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Spring Glen Elementary School Principal

2003-Present

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brigham Young University, 1981

Master of Education, Weber State University, 1993

Doctor of Education, 2008

Experience

Principal, Glenwood School, 2003-Present

Vice Principal, Cardston High School, 2000-2003

Teacher, Cardston High School, 1995-2000

Teacher, Glenwood School, 1986-1995

Teacher, Glenhill School, 1981-1986