Posted on: 4/26/17
Dufferin-Peel Catholic Board appoints David Amaral Associate Director
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of David Amaral to the position of Associate Director, Instructional Services. He replaces retiring Associate Director Sheila McWatters and assumes his new role on the board's executive team on August 1, 2017.
David has had a 20-year career at Dufferin-Peel with extensive leadership experience. He began his career as a teacher in 1997. He has also served as Vice Principal, Principal, Superintendent of Schools, and Superintendent of Strategy, Policy and Global Learning, the position he currently holds.
"David Amaral brings a wealth of high level experience, knowledge and leadership to the Associate Director's position," said Marianne Mazzorato, Director of Education. "With his Catholic leadership experience, the board has solidified its senior management team and we look forward to working with him in his new capacity."
"The board is extremely pleased with the appointment of David Amaral to the position of Associate Director," said Mario Pascucci, Chair of the Board of Trustees. "He has the knowledge and experience, as well as the vision, to complement and add to the strong leadership we enjoy at Dufferin-Peel. We are well served by his appointment."
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is one of the largest school boards in Ontario with approximately 81,000 students in 150 schools located throughout Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon and Orangeville. The board is also one of the largest employers in the region with approximately 11,000 employees.
For more information about the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and Catholic schools in Peel Region and Dufferin County, visit Dufferin-Peel online at www.dpcdsb.org
Bruce Campbell, General Manager, Communications & Community Relations
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