Advisory Committee on Indigenous Education

The Advisory Committee on Indigenous Education provides advice on long-term directions and strategies with respect to Indigenous education in Canada.

  • Clint Johnston, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Monica Primozic, YTA
  • Sabrina Sawyer, ETFO
  • Sean Oliver, MTS
  • Jay McKechnie, NTA
  • Hali Heavy Shield, ATA
  • Pauline Théoret, CTF

Advisory Committee on Diversity and Human Rights

The Advisory Committee on Diversity and Human Rights provides advice on long-term directions, strategies and policy related to diversity and human rights issues

  • Sam Hammond, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Ann Hawkins, OECTA
  • Melchior Sysing, STF
  • Jeanne Williams, NLTA
  • Sean Grainger, ATA
  • Lynnette Babin Rankin, NSTU
  • Brigitte Bergeron, CTF

Advisory Committee on the Status of Women

The Advisory Committee on the Status of Women provides advice on long-term directions, strategies, policies and regulations that relate to the status of women in education.

  • Francine LeBlanc-Lebel, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Nancy Lawler, ETFO
  • Nadine Arnold, NSTU
  • Miranda Field, STF
  • Connie Keating, NBTA
  • Liz Stuart, OECTA
  • Francine Filion, CTF

Advisory Committee on the Teaching Profession

The Advisory Committee on the Teaching Profession provides advice on important issues and concerns that impact the identity and reputation of public education teachers and ways to enhance professionalism through the work of CTF.

  • James Dinn, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Treena Hann, PEITF
  • Anne McNamee, BCTF
  • Byron Butt, NSTU
  • Elizabeth Phipps, STF
  • Sylvain Cléroux, CTF

Advisory Committee on French as a First Language

The Advisory Committee on French as a First Language provides advice to address Members’ needs and concerns in the area of French-language services and educational development related to French as a first language.

  • Francine LeBlanc-Lebel, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Rémi Sabourin, AEFO
  • Valérie Rémillard, MTS/EFM
  • Linda Thériault, SEPF
  • Jacqueline Vermette Lafrenière, ATA
  • Donna Lajeunesse, STF
  • Ronald Boudreau, CTF
  • Sara Lafrance, CTF

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee serves in an advisory capacity to the AGM, Board and Secretary General in matters of finance and financial policy.

  • Bethany MacLeod, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • H. Mark Ramsankar, CTF President
  • Marshall Jarvis, OECTA
  • Larry Jamieson, NBTA
  • Teri Mooring, BCTF
  • TBD
  • Cassandra Hallett, CTF Secretary General
  • Samantha Perrin (CPA, CA), CTF

Retirement Committee

The Retirement Committee oversees the administration of the CTF Employees’ Pension Plan.

  • Cassandra Hallett, CTF Secretary General, Chairperson
  • Sylvain Cléroux, CTF Deputy Secretary General
  • H. Mark Ramsankar, CTF President
  • Rhonda Kimberley-Young, OTF
  • Larry Jamieson, NBTA
  • Ian Wright, CTF
  • Samantha Perrin (CPA, CA), CTF

Trustees Committee

Trustees ensure that funds, grants and monies received by CTF Trust are properly administered and accounted for.

  • H. Mark Ramsankar, CTF President, Chairperson
  • Sam Hammond, CTF Vice-President
  • Adrien Amirault, NWTTA
  • James Ryan, OECTA
  • Gilles Arsenault, PEITF
  • Carole Gordon, BCTF
  • Brigitte Bergeron, CTF
  • Cassandra Hallett, Trust Fund Secretary-Treasurer