I am committed to improving the learning conditions for every student in the Greater Victoria School District through collaboration with all members of the school community.
Rob Paynter is a parent of children attending middle and secondary school in the Greater Victoria School District and takes an active role in the school community.
Experienced in policy development, planning, consensus negotiation and budget management, Rob contributes a valuable and needed skill set to the Board.
Rob currently chairs the Audit Committee, and is a member of the Operations Planning and Policy Standing Committee, and the Equity and One Learning Community Ad Hoc Committees. Rob serves as Board liaison to the Mount Douglas Secondary family of schools (previously liaison to the Victoria High School family)
Prior to being elected to the Board in 2014, Rob was a fixture at Board and subcommittee meetings, observing, offering suggestions from a parent's perspective and making recommendations aimed at supporting student needs and improving Board transparency and accountability.
WHO CAN VOTE
If you can vote for Mayor and Council, you can vote for School Trustees using the same ballot. SD 61 includes: