ABOVE & BEYOND

Board of Directors

WIC’s Board of Directors is comprised of parents, staff and alumni who meet monthly to ensure that the school is achieving its mission and implementing the current strategic plan.

On November 16th, 2020, West Island College held its Annual General Meeting, at which time the results of the Board elections were announced. Read more…

We wish to congratulate returning members Robert Boyle, Danny Di Schiavi, David Druker, Lisa Goldstein-Savelson, Lorne Schwartz and Moshe Toledano for their re-election to the Board. In addition, we wish to extend a warm welcome to newly elected members Nicola Graham and Doug Liberman. 

Finally, we would like to express our heartfelt thanks to retiring members Lee Shulkin, who served for 6 years on the Board, and Howard Messias, who served for 15 years on the board in the roles of Treasurer, President and Past-President. In order to commemorate their exceptional commitment and contribution to the school’s success, their names will be engraved on the Board of Directors’ wall in the Arts & Science Pavilion.

The slate of members of the Board of Directors for 2020-21 is as follows: 

Lorne Schwartz [President]
Sarah Black [Vice President]
Robert Boyle [Treasurer]
Steven Sitcoff [Secretary]
Eric Jabal [Head of School]
Lise Lafontaine [Director of Finance & Operations]
Nathalie Belanger [Parent Member]
Danny Di Schiavi [Parent Member]
David Druker [Parent Member]
Lisa Goldstein-Savelson [Parent Member]
Nicola Graham [Parent Member]
Doug Liberman [Parent Member/WIC Alumnus]
Moshe Toledano  [Parent Member]
Joel Erickson [Foundation President/WIC Alumnus]

The Board of Directors’ mandate is to oversee the global operations of the school. It is comprised of members elected at the Annual general meeting, the immediate Past President of the Board, the President of the West Island College Foundation, the Founder, the Head of School and the Director of Finance & Operations of the school.

Committees of the Board include, but are not limited to, Nominating, Planning, Budget, Finance & Audit, Standards & Practices, Employee Attraction & Retention and Security.  Parents are invited to participate in this essential part of the school’s governance by submitting their application to the Nominating Committee during the election period, held in October.