Contact Us - Senior Administration Contacts

Senior Administration Contacts

New Westminster Schools is located at: 811 Ontario Street,
New Westminster, BC V3M 0J7(corner of 8th Street and Royal Avenue)

Telephone: 604-517-6240
Fax: 604-517-6390

Superintendent of Schools Karim Hachlaf 604-517-6328
Associate Superintendent Maryam Naser 604-517-6160
 Executive Assistant Victoria Cuipka  604-517-6327
Director of Instruction, Learning & Innovation Maureen McRae-Stanger 604-517-6178
Director of Instruction, Learning Services Bruce Cunnings 604-517-6369
Director of Instruction, Programs & Planning Quirina Gamblen 604-517-6111
District Vice-Principal, Programs & Planning Iain Lancaster 604-517-5910 Email
Executive Assistant Prab Samra 604-517-6333
Secretary Treasurer Kim Morris 604-517-6312
Assistant Secretary Treasurer James Pocher 604-517-6157
Executive Assistant, Board of Education Caroline Manders 604-517-1823
Director, Capital Projects Dave Crowe 604-517-6288
Communications Coordinator Holly Nathan 604-517-6252
Executive Assistant Barbara Basden 604-517-6310
Director of Human Resources Robert Weston 604-517-6346
Manager of H.R. – Teaching/Admin Gordana Ballarin 604-517-6331
Manager of H.R. – CUPE/Exempt Jane Boutilier 604-517-5920
Director of Facilities and Operations Dino Stiglich 604-517-6314
Director of Technology Chris Sabiston 604-517-6000

For questions/concerns related to the district website please contact: Communications Coordinator

News & Announcements

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We’re transforming education – starting with our mini-makers

We’re transforming education – starting with our mini-makers

When kindergarten kids take up hammers and drills to make boxes, benches, and birdhouses, they’re gaining not only practical skills - but problem-solving and design thinking skills too... more

It’s Official! New Westminster Schools is a place where students love to learn…

It’s Official! New Westminster Schools is a place where students love to learn…

Charting a course in a time of change: School trustees have renewed the Vision and Mission for New Westminster Schools that will guide and inspire the district into the future... more

We’re taking Reconciliation to heart…

We’re taking Reconciliation to heart…

Out in the field at École Lord Tweedsmuir elementary school, 350 students are standing in a cool spring rain. The last note of a drumming song has faded - and in the silence, each student places a rock in their new garden riverbed.... more