News Archives: GPRC Appoints Marg McCuaig-Boyd Vice-President Fairview Campus
Friday, February 6th, 2009
Grande Prairie Regional College is very pleased to announce that Ms. Marg McCuaig-Boyd has accepted the position of Vice-President, Fairview Campus effective March 09, 2009. In this position she will be responsible for overall leadership of the programs and services delivered on Fairview Campus, and will be the key liaison between the Fairview and Grande Prairie campuses, and between Fairview Campus and its community.
"We are very pleased to welcome Marg McCuaig-Boyd to our executive team," says President Don Gnatiuk. "The merger of Fairview Campus with Grande Prairie Regional College is a very exciting opportunity for our region, and Ms. McCuaig-Boyd brings her strong community connections and excellent leadership skills to help meet this challenge."
McCuaig-Boyd has had a successful career as an educator and administrator at Worsley Central School, Fairview High School and Lloyd Garrison School. From 2003 to 2006, she worked with Alberta Initiatives for School Improvement as lead facilitator for the Professional Learning Communities project. Ms. McCuaig-Boyd has also served several years on the Alberta Schools Athletics Association (ASAA), and in 1995 was awarded the ASAA's highest honour, the Robert H. Routledge Award.
McCuaig-Boyd completed her Bachelor of Education at the University of Alberta, and earned a Master of Arts in Education - Administration and Leadership, through San Diego State University. Her teaching experience includes physical education, language arts, social studies, French language, and career and technology studies.
"I am really excited to be working with GPRC at the Fairview Campus, says Marg McCuaig-Boyd. "As a longtime resident of Fairview, I know the college has been an important part of the community and I look forward to working with the staff and community. In the coming months we will work to facilitate a smooth transition from NAIT to GPRC and to foster a positive relationship between the community and the college."
Fairview Campus and the GPRC community warmly welcomes Marg McCuaig-Boyd into this pivotal position as the two institutions prepare to merge, strengthening educational opportunities for the people of our region.
For comment please call:
Don Gnatiuk, MBA
President and CEO
Grande Prairie Regional College