Laura Sylvestre

Laura Sylvestre

Laura has been a volunteer with the Lakehead District School Board for 7 years. She has spent the 6 years as Chair of the Spec Ed Committee and 3 years as Chair of the Parent Involvement Committee. She also served on the Success Advisory Committee. She's given input into policy and procedures, helped run, and speak at parent events, and had the pleasure working in collaboration with the Trustees, Superintendents, and the Director of Education.

Laura maintains a positive working relationship with the Board. In 2013, Laura received the Ontario Public School Board Association Achievement Award. She also sits on the Board of Directors for Child & Community Resources, servicing the greater part of northern Ontario. Previously, Laura has volunteered with the Thunder Bay & District chapter of Autism Ontario for 10 years and has held positions with that chapter as Secretary, Vice President and President.

Laura is a mother of three, two of which are students in the LDSB. She has served as an advocate for parents and guardians in the board and helped to develop advocacy resource materials.Her goal as Trustee is to continue to promote success for all students in the board, and to strengthen the ties between home, school and community. • Candidate Contact Information Contact Information for Laura Sylvestre:


Cellphone: (807) 355-8206




2018 City of Thunder Bay Elections