The Professional Development Committee is comprised of 10 elected members who represent Surrey teachers in matters related to professional development. Its mandate is to interpret the Professional Development guidelines with issues and teacher requests regarding Professional Development funding. This committee provides Professional Development Representative training each year and coordinates Professional Development opportunities during Focus Days and the STA convention. The committee may update the Pro D funding rules periodically, and the Professional Development officer trains the Pro D reps from each school each year.

Term

2 years

Number of Members

10+

Professional Development Officer

Erin Coleman

Chair

Kelli O’Malley (2019-2021)

Alternate Chair

Dana Neidig (2019-2021)

Committee Members

Katerina Bardouniotis (2020-2022)
Jatinder Bir (2019-2021)
Glynis Cawdell (2019-2021)
Nicole Hurtubise (2019-2021)
Melanie Miki (2020-2022)
Raman Sangha (2019-2021)
Carolyn Sousa (2019-2021)
Philip Wong (2020-2022)