Agriculture in the Classroom Canada (AITC-C) elected four new Board Executive Officers during its 8th Annual General Meeting. AITC-C represents 10 provincial members dedicated to delivering agriculture education to students and teachers across the nation. These organizations also appoint a representative to sit on AITC-C’s Board of Directors.
The new executive includes Mathieu Rouleau of École-O-Champ as vice-chair, Charlotte Flores of Agriculture in the Classroom New Brunswick as secretary, and Luree Williamson of Agriculture for Life as treasurer. Rebecca Sooksom of Agriculture in the Classroom Nova Scotia takes on the role of chair.
Sooksom, a champion for agriculture education, has been working for the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture for the past 13 years. She has served as the manager of regional programming overseeing Agriculture in the Classroom Nova Scotia since 2018. She will bring that same passion and leadership nationally.
At the recent annual general meeting AITC-C executive director, Johanne Ross presented AITC-C’s 2021/2022 Annual Progress Report that boasted a phenomenal 2.3 million student experiences from coast-to-coast.
View Annual Progress Report here: https://apr2021.aitc-canada.ca/
Source: Agriculture in the Classroom September 21, 2022 news release