Wild Rose School Division is excited to announce that Leah Odynski has been appointed Director of Student Support Services, effective August 15, 2022. Leah has been the Student Support Services Coordinator with Wild Rose since 2016. Prior to that, Leah has worked as the Divisional Assistive Technology Facilitator as well as Student Support Facilitator at both Pioneer Middle School and Caroline School. Prior to Wild Rose School Division, Leah was a classroom teacher for over ten years in various communities throughout Alberta, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories. As well, she was the Student Services Coordinator for Sunchild First Nation school from 2006-2009. Leah received both her Masters of Education and Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta and a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University.
Leah is married and lives in Rocky Mountain House with her husband Gerald and their fourteen year old son, Liam who is currently in grade nine at West Central High School. Leah’s husband is also a teacher and works as the vice principal at Sunchild First Nation School. Leah enjoys downhill skiing, walking her dog Oliver, and camping with her family.
“I am extremely excited for the opportunity to lead the Student Services Department in the Wild Rose School Division. I look forward to working with our talented team of Administrators, Student Support Facilitators, Teachers, Support Staff, Students and their Families”.