George Saarinen

Re-Elect George Saarinen for Trustee for Lakehead Public Schools

I was born and raised in Geraldton, Ontario moving to make my home in Thunder Bay in 1986. My two daughters Seija and Kaija went through the Public School System Attending Drew Street School, McKellar Park Central School and graduating fro Sir Winston Churchill Vocational Institute

I have had the honour of being elected in 2006 for trustee with Lakehead District School Board and was re-elected in 2010 and again in 2014.

I served on the Thunder Bay Public Library Board as a representative of Lakehead Public Schools from 2003 to 2010. I served as Chair of Thunder Bay Public Library from 2007 to 2010 .

I have served as Policy Work Group since 2008 and since 2017 Education Work Group for the Ontario Public School Boards Association as the northwest region representative.

I have served on the Aboriginal Education Advisory Committee, Special Education Advisory Committee, Student Transportation Services of Thunder Bay, Parent Involvement Committee, School Calendar and both Chair and Vice Chair of the Budget Committee.

My background is in the developmental services field and I feel that each and every student deserve a quality education with Lakehead Public Schools

Vote George Saarinen Trustee Lakehead Public Schools



Residence 317-500 Toledo Street

Phone 622-2565

Cell Phone 628-4923

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2018 City of Thunder Bay Elections