A new trustee will soon join the Board of Education following the December by-election for the office of School Trustee – Area C.

Cristi May successfully won the trustee by-election after general voting closed today for residents in Area C.

In accordance with the Local Government Act, the official declaration may be done at any time up until 4 p.m. on Wednesday 16 December.

Cristi May will serve out the remaining term that ends in 2022.

A swearing-in ceremony is set for the new year after which May will assume official duties in the capacity of Trustee – Area C.

Mary Lee

Manager of Communications, Comox Valley Schools (School District 71)