Chair and Vice Chair elected for 2021-2022 term

Limestone Learning Foundation
Chair and Vice Chair elected for 2021-2022 term
Posted on 12/02/2021
Image of Chair and Vice ChairTrustee Suzanne Ruttan was acclaimed as Chair for the 2021-2022 term at the Annual Meeting of the Board on December 1, 2021. Trustee Tom Gingrich was re-elected as Vice Chair.

Trustees Gingrich and Robin Hutcheon were nominated for the Vice Chair position. Vote for the positions was by secret ballot. Trustees elect a Chair and Vice-Chair each year of their four-year mandate.

This will be Chair Ruttan’s fourth term as Chair. She was first elected to the Limestone District School Board in October 2010 as the representative for the Township of South Frontenac. She served as Vice Chair of the Board for the 2017-2018 school year and Chair for the 2018-2019, 2019-2020, and 2020-2021 school years.


Vice Chair Gingrich, who represents the Kingscourt-Rideau & King’s Town districts, was first elected in 2018. He served as Vice Chair of the Board for the 2020-2021 school year, and has served as the Trustee representative of The Food Sharing Project Board of Directors and has served as the alternate Limestone representative on the Ontario Public School Boards’ Association. In this role, Vice Chair Gingrich will chair the Education Policy and Operations Committee.

The Limestone District School Board is situated on traditional territories of the Anishinaabe & Haudenosaunee.