The Garden Valley School Division Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Superintendent, Vern Reimer was the recipient of the Presidents’ Council Award presented by the Manitoba School Boards Association.
This award recognizes exemplary service and outstanding achievement, innovative thinking, personal initiative, and lasting and pervasive impact in the field of public education. MSBA presented this MSBA award at the MSBA banquet
Vern was acknowledged for his commitment to public education as a teacher, principal, assistant superintendent and current superintendent. He has exemplified the importance of relationship in all aspects of the learning process from the classroom, to school administration, to the board table and out into the community. Vern has been responsive to divisional needs giving leadership to strategic plans that have resulted in improved early years literacy scores, vocational programming, technology integration and professional learning communities.
Vern has been a humble but courageous partner with the GVSD Board in leading the division through some challenging times of growth. His unwavering belief in leading, living and serving from an abundance perspective, rather than from a perspective of scarcity, has ensured that we all come to the table with something to offer, and we all leave the table knowing the utmost effort is being made to ensure education is delivered in Garden Valley School Division the most equitable way possible.
Please join us in congratulating Vern as the worthy recipient of the MSBA Presidents’ Council Award!