With files from Terry Schintz
UBC professor Steve Cardwell has been named acting Superintendent of Schools in the Vancouver School district, effective immediately.
He’s served in the role before, and had a 34 year career as an educator in the public system.
This follows recent departures of two key members stepping down on medical leave – Superintendent Scott Robinson and Secretary Treasurer Russell Horswill.
— Emily Lazatin (@EmilyLazatin980) September 29, 2016
And it comes at a time when the board is dealing with a multl-million dollar budget shortfalls and potential school closures.