Board of Trustees

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in your faith, so that in the power of the H​oly Spirit you may be rich in hope.                                                                                                                                        ~ Romans 15:13

Dear Parent(s)/Caregiver(s) and Catholic Ratepayers,
The Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board is founded on a strong tradition of excellence in Catholic education. We are honoured to serve your family and all Catholic ratepayers. Our beloved school system is rooted in high standards for student achievement in a model of inclusion that welcomes the gifts of all children. In Huron-Perth Catholic, we proclaim the glory of God and nurture all persons to be leaders of faith and social justice. We are transparent, align our resources to our vision and model that we are a progressive learning organization.​

We welcome the opportunity to ensure that you are informed about the quality of Catholic education, faith formation, arts, athletics and the academic achievement of your children​.

We welcome the opportunity to communicate with you at your ​​convenenience.

Chair of ​the ​​Board

Mary Helen Van Loon

Area Served: Perth South, St. Marys, West Perth


​Holy Name of Mary School, St. Marys
St. Patrick’s School, Dublin

Phone: 519-275-1710

Vice-Chair of the Board

Jim McDade

Area Served: Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh, North Huron, Howick, Central Huron, Morris-Turnberry, Goderich


Sacred Heart School, Wingham
St. Mary’s School, Goderich
St. Joseph’s School, Clinton
St. Anne’s CSS, Clinton​

Phone: 519-524-6098


Amy Cronin

Area Served: Huron East, Perth East, North Perth


St. James School, Seaforth
St. Patrick’s School, Kinkora
St. Columban School, St. Columban
St. Mary’s School, Listowel​

Phone: 519-887-9158


Tina Doherty

Area Served: Stratford

Schools: All Stratford Schools

St. Aloysius School
St. Joseph School
Jeanne Sauvé School
St. Ambrose School
St. Michael CSS

Phone: 519-272-5325


Sue Muller

Area Served: South Huron, Bluewater


Precious Blood School, Exeter
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School, Dashwood
St. Boniface School, Zurich​

Phone: 519-234-6231

Faith and Learning

Board Chaplain

Rev. David Butler

Avon-Thames Catholic Family of Parishes, Huron-Perth Deanery, Diocese of London

Area Served: Stratford and St. Marys Area

Phone: 519-271-6722 Ext. 20

Student Trustees​

Mya Moore (pictured left)

St. Michael Catholic Secondary School, Stratford

Keirsten Ryan (pictured right)

St. Anne’s Catholic Secondary School, Clinton