Perrault appointed to public school board

Press Release

Couchiching Chief Brian Perrault has been appointed to the Rainy River District School Board.
He took his oath of office during the board’s regular monthly meeting last Tuesday (Jan. 9).
Chief Perrault replaces Chief William Windigo, who resigned last month, as the First Nation trustee on the board.
As per Policy 1.07 (Role of the Board), the Rainy River District School Board’s composition includes one trustee to represent the interests of the First Nations’ students.
This trustee is appointed by the Fort Frances Tribal Area Chiefs.
Chief Perrault will hold office for Windigo’s remaining term, which ends this November.
The board welcomes Chief Perrault and looks forward to working with him.