Dr. Rick Gilson, Assistant Superintendent, has tendered his resignation to commence the next chapter of his career as the Executive Director of the Southern Alberta Professional Development Consortium. In this position Dr. Gilson will be planning and developing professional development opportunities for educators across Southern Alberta, including Westwind School Division. His last day with Westwind will be August 31, 2018.
“It has been a great honour to spend the last five years in the service of Westwind School Division” says Dr. Gilson. “I believe that Westwind School division is well positioned for excellence and [I believe] that tremendous work has been done by our staff and leadership team over the years to build a great culture dedicated to meeting the needs of students. I look forward to supporting my successor in a smooth transition for the students, staff and families in Westwind School Division.”
We wish to thank Dr. Gilson for his dedication and service to Westwind. We look forward to continuing to work with him in his new role with the SAPDC.