Re-elect

TODD BRAND

Rocky View Schools Trustee

EXPERIENCE
Todd is a recognized and accomplished leader with diverse work experience including event coordination, organizational leadership, church ministry and sponsorship sales. Todd has experience as an educator, denominational executive and as director of development for an international events/training organization. Todd’s education includes a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Alberta and a Master of Arts in Leadership & Management from Briercrest Seminary.
FAMILY
Todd and his family have lived in Airdrie for over eleven years. Todd and Coral have been married for 18 years and have two amazing kids, Nathan & Alyssa.
COMMUNITY
Todd is a committed member of the Airdrie community. He has served on Airdrie City Council’s Community Services Advisory Board and on the Airdrie & District Soccer Association Board of Directors. He has coached nearly 20 teams for ADSA. Todd is also the Sponsorship Coordinator for the Airdrie Festival of Lights
SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEE
Board Accomplishments

  • Completion of role clarification - large scale policy reduction and role clarification to make Board operations better serve the needs of students.
  • ​Successfully hired and oriented our new superintendent.
  • Advocated effectively for new schools. Todd's term will have overseen the opening of five new schools in Airdrie by election day.
  • Todd and the Board navigated much provincial government upheaval over this term with a clear and bold voice for the students of RVS.
  • Near completion of a Joint Use Agreement between the three Airdrie school boards and the City of Airdrie.
  • Four year plan that included an emphasis on numeracy and literacy skills.

Board Roles & Committees 

  • Todd's fellow trustees elected him to serve as vice-chair each of the four years of the term.
  • Todd's committee involvement included:
            - Advocacy
            - First Nations, Metis, Inuit
            - Labour Relations
            - RVS Adult Learning Advisory Board
            - Board Agenda Preparation
            - Student Transportation
            - Airdrie Joint Use Agreement
            - Trustee Orientation