Karen Wilson – English Public – School Board

Wilson, Karen
School Board Trustee
Lakehead District School Board
176 Surprise Lake East Road
Gorham Ontario
P7G 0S4
807-628-3148 Cell

Karen was first elected in 2006 and is Vice Chair of the Board. Karen sits on a number of committees. Karen brings her knowledge gained from her volunteer experiences to the board table. These include; President, Thunder Bay Dental Hygienists Association, Board Director for the Ontario Dental Hygienists Association, President, Gorham & Ware Home & School Association and member of the Gorham & Ware School Council. Karen is currently a Director of the Surprise Lake Camper’s Association.

Maintaining confidence in Lakehead Public Schools is a high priority for Karen. She supports many initiatives that enhance the learning environment for students to ensure positive learning outcomes and the well-being of students. Karen brings a community school perspective to her role as Trustee.

“I will continue to ensure a public school board that RESPECTS its stakeholders, recognizes the value of its COMMUNITY schools and work to COMMUNICATE openly and honestly.”


“I believe in the value of public education and its accessibility to all. If re-elected I will continue to identify relevant concerns and represent parents, students and the community and take those issues to the board table. I will continue to assist parents, students and the public with their questions and concerns.”


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