Fraser Ballantyne

Phone:  604-319-2520


Fraser Ballantyne was first elected to the Vancouver School Board in 2011 and re-elected in 2014, in the 2017 by-election and again in October 2018.

Fraser brings 43 years of public education experience with the Vancouver School District to his role, including as a trustee and Board Chair in 2015, as well as a secondary teacher, counselor, school administrator and District management team member. He has worked extensively with English as a Second Language, special education, Downtown Eastside, Indigenous and southeast Vancouver youth, giving him valuable insight of issues and concerns of the diverse range of needs of Vancouver students, parents and educators. 

Fraser served for five years as a member of the District management team in Employee Services, managing staffing for the District’s secondary schools, special education and alternative programs.

He holds a Masters of Education and completed the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management Governance Essentials Program for not-for profit organizations. 

Standing Committees:

  • Chair of Policy and Governance Committee
  • Member of Finance Committee

Internal Administrative Committees :

  • School Calendar Committee

School Liaison for:                     

  • Vancouver Technical Secondary family of schools: Begbie, Maquinna, Mount Pleasant, Queen Alexandra, Secord, Thunderbird, Queen Victoria (Secord Annex)
  • Kitsilano Secondary family of Schools: Bayview, False Creek, Gordon, Hudson, Tennyson

Liaison for:

  • BCSTA Provincial Council
  • City of Vancouver - Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee

Alternate Liaison for:

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