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

  • Shelley Morse, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Ann Hawkins, OECTA
  • Melchior Sysing, STF
  • Gail Bannister Clarke, ETFO
  • Amélie Campeau, AEFO
  • Julia MacRae, BCTF
  • Dan Martin, 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.

  • Heidi Yetman, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Rémi Sabourin, AEFO
  • Valérie Rémillard, MTS/EFM
  • Linda Thériault, SEPF
  • Jacqueline LeVert, NSTU
  • Brigitte Bergeron, CTF

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
  • Rick Joe, BCTF
  • Pauline Théoret, 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.

  • Heidi Yetman, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Nancy Lawler, ETFO
  • Connie Keating, NBTA
  • Liz Stuart, OECTA
  • Elaine Willette-Larsen, ATA
  • Maureen Doyle-Gillingham, NLTA
  • Beverley Park, 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.

  • Sam Hammond, CTF Vice-President, Chairperson
  • Lise Legal, MTS
  • Anne McNamee, BCTF
  • Byron Butt, NSTU
  • Patricia Lysyk, STF
  • Yves Durocher, AEFO
  • Sherri Brown, 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 President-Designate, Chairperson
  • Marshall Jarvis, OECTA
  • Larry Jamieson, NBTA
  • Teri Mooring, BCTF
  • Norm Gould, MTS
  • 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
  • Samantha Perrin (CPA, CA), CTF
  • H. Mark Ramsankar, CTF President
  • Larry Jamieson, NBTA
  • Norm Gould, MTS
  • Jo-Ann Gallant, CTF
  • Sylvain Cléroux, CTF Deputy Secretary General

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
  • Bethany MacLeod, CTF President-Designate
  • Shelley Morse, CTF Vice-President
  • Gilles Arsenault, PEITF
  • Carole Gordon, BCTF
  • Monica Rusnak, ETFO
  • Dan Martin, CTF
  • Cassandra Hallett, Trust Fund Secretary-Treasurer
  • Sylvain Cléroux, Deputy Secretary General
  • Samantha Perrin, Chief Financial Officer