2022 School Board Elections

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The next general municipal election will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2022. School board elections are an important opportunity for community members to get involved in public education - by voting for your local trustees or by running as a candidate. This page will provide updates on the election candidates and the election process. See below for links to government, MSBA, and local guides and resources.

See the official Notice of Election page.


Candidates Contact Information - Election 2022

Pamela Hiebert This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tena Lane This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Deana Wilson This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Philipp Unruh This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
James Johnston This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Leah Klassen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Karin Banman This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
John P. Klassen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Michael Rempel This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Heather Di Francesco This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mandy Thiessen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Provincial Government Links

- The Public Schools Act link: C.C.S.M. c. P250 (gov.mb.ca)
- The Municipal Councils and School Boards Elections Act link: C.C.S.M. c. M257 (gov.mb.ca)

Manitoba School Boards Association (MSBA)

- MSBA’s School Board Elections 2022 page
- MSBA Orientation Sessions:  On May 4 and May 11, 2022, the MSBA held virtual webinar orientation sessions for candidates thinking of running for trustee for the first time. See session recordings below.
     - Recording of May 4 Webinar
     - Recording of May 11 Webinar
- Webinar Resources
- September 13, 2022, 7:00 pm. (virtual) - Candidate information session

Additional Resource Links

School Boards and Trusteeship in Manitoba
Questions for School Board Candidates
10 Characteristics of Effective Board Members
Fundraising & Social Media Tips