FREDERICTON (NBCC) - New Brunswick Community College has welcomed Chris Toole as the newest member of the NBCC team. He assumed his new role of Regional Director of Saint John Campus on June 11, 2012.
Mr. Toole brings 20 years of educational experience to the position, having recently served as Director of Finance and Administration for School District 8. He has extensive experience in the areas of process improvement initiatives, as well as finance and administration in an academic setting.
Mr. Toole is a community leader who has led a variety of dynamic projects such as the creation of three new sports fields in the Saint John area in cooperation with local parent committees, and is respected for his extensive community involvement. He is recognized as a relationship builder and effective communicator.
“I am truly looking forward to joining the team at NBCC at such an exciting and transitional time,” Mr. Toole said. “As a member of NBCC’s innovative team, I am anticipating working within a community of leaders to create rewarding and successful student and community experiences.”
Chris Toole will replace Diane Burt, who will move into the role of Director of Applied Research, a new position that will be pivotal in moving NBCC forward as a contemporary, innovative college.
“On behalf of NBCC, I would like to welcome Chris to the NBCC community,” said Marilyn Luscombe, President and CEO, NBCC. “Our appreciation is extended to Diane for the leadership that she has provided as Regional Director of NBCC’s Saint John Campus.”
New Brunswick Community College is committed to encouraging, engaging and inspiring its learners. Across six locations, NBCC offers more than 90 regular programs, as well as apprenticeship and continuing education opportunities.
Media contact: Sonya Gilks, Communications, NBCC, 506-444-3320, email@example.com