MY PLATFORM

  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.

ABOUT ROB

 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.

TRUSTEE ELECTIONS

WHO CAN VOTE 

If you can vote for Mayor and Council, you can vote for School Trustees using the same ballot.  SD 61 includes:

  • ESQUIMALT (all)
  • ESQUIMALT NATION
  • HIGHLANDS (eastern portion)
  • OAK BAY (all)
  • SAANICH​ (south of Mt Douglas/PKOLS and Interurban Campus)
  • SONGHEES NATION
  • VICTORIA (all)
  • ​VIEW ROYAL (all)