Dr. Rodney Lee, former Deputy Superintendent at PWSD, is this year's recipient of the Special Contribution to Public Education Award, presented annually during the Public School Boards’ Association of Alberta (PSBAA) Spring General Assembly. The award was officially announced during the PSBAA’s 2014 Annual General Meeting in October. Mr. Lee received the award at a ceremony held in Red Deer on May 31, 2015.
Dr. Lee has been a proactive influence in public education for more than 36 years, the last 25 of which have been with PWSD. He has been active on numerous committees and task forces. He was a leader in the original development of School Councils. Beyond retirement from public education, Dr. Lee continues to lecture at Grande Prairie Regional College in the area of Ethics and the Law in Education.
Pictured left-right: PSBAA President Arlene Hrynyk, Dr. Rodney Lee and PSBAA Second Vice-President Kathy Cooper.
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