New executive director for SRCE in new year



PORT HAWKESBURY – Ford Rice, currently the Regional Executive Director for the Strait Regional Centre for Education (SRCE), has accepted a position as Executive Director of the recently formed Public School Administrators Association of Nova Scotia (PSAANS).

The Acting Regional Executive Director for the SRCE will be Paul Landry, who currently is the Director of Operations (Acting). A posting to permanently fill the position of SRCE’s Regional Executive Director will be made in the new year.

A news release issued by the SRCE thanked Rice for his years of service stating that he has shown strong leadership and a dedication to students, families, staff and school communities in the Strait Region for the past six and a half years.

Cathy Montreuil, Deputy Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, announced the staff changes to the SRCE school community on December 20, 2018.

Rice will begin his new position on Monday, January 7, 2019.