Board Office Contacts

Welcome to The Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board. You may call our general phone number at
705- 722-3555 and use our auto attendant system to reach the person or department that can help answer your inquiries.

Board Office locations are open Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

For general inquiries, please fill out our general inquiries form or email and someone will respond to you as soon as possible.


Catholic Education Centre
46 Alliance Boulevard
Barrie, ON L4M 5K3
Phone: (705) 722-3555
Fax: (705) 722-6534

Academic Services
345 Livingstone Street East
Barrie, ON L4M 7B5
Phone: (705) 722-3555
Fax: (705) 726-7903

Facilities Services
97 Ferndale Drive
Barrie, ON L4N 9V5
Phone: (705) 722-6942
Fax: (705) 722-4979

Professional Activity Centre
243 Cundles Road East
Barrie, ON L4M 6L1

Director's Office

Director of Education
Brian Beal 

Executive Assistant to the Director of Education
Heidi Berry
Ext. 223
Communications Department
Pauline Stevenson
Communications Manager
Ext. 229

Trustee Services
Belinda Marcellus
Coordinator of Trustee Services
Ext. 388

Faith Coordination
Murray Watson
Adult Faith Animator
Ext. 349

Business and Finance


Associate Director of Education
(Business and Finance)

Peter Derochie

Executive Assistant to the Associate Director of Education
Gail Kerrison
Ext. 244
Information & Communications Technology 
Scott Morrow
Manager of ICT
Ext. 387

Payroll and Benefits
Jo Anne Flood
Manager, Payroll and Benefits
Ext. 269

Suzanne Olimer
Controller of Finance
Ext. 264

Accounts Receivable/Payable
Connie McGuire
Accounting Clerk
Ext. 268

Christie Connors
Procurement Officer
Ext. 215

Shirley Beamish
Ext. 243

The Plant and Planning Department also falls under the umbrella of the Business and Finance Department.


Plant and Planning


Controller of Plant
Allen Morrison

Administrative Assistant, Controller of Plant
MaryLou Campeau
Ext. 351

Planning and Properties
Jennifer Sharpe
Manager of Planning and Properties
Ext. 351 

Facilities Services
Craig Elliot
Assistant Manager, Facilities Services
Ext. 386

Jim Verbrugge
Manager, Custodial Services
Ext. 118

Designating Your Tax Support
Barb Fox
Planning Officer
Ext. 252

Laura Hoffmann
Coordinator, Use of Facilities
Ext. 260


Human Resources


Superintendent of Human Resources
Darren Schmidt

Administrative Assistant, Human Resources
Peggy Cook (interim)
Ext. 246

Esther Drobot
Human Resources Assistant
Ext. 233

Employee Relations
Fred Hibbs
Manager, Employee Relations
Ext. 389
Disability Management
Gord Van Clieaf 
Disability Management Coordinator
Ext. 240

Health and Safety
Mark Littlewood
Health and Safety Officer
Ext. 326
Lynn Thompson
Attendance Coordinator
Ext. 352


Academic Services

Continuing & Community Education
Christine Mink-Hiles
Continuing & Community Education Coordinator
Ext. 331
Special Education,  Psychology and Speech/Language  
Sarah Zilney
Secretary, Academic Services
Ext. 232

Superintendents of Education


Superintendent of Education, Secondary
Andy Sendzik           

Administrative Assistant, Superintendent of Education
Lori Stever
Ext. 228

Superintendent of Education, Elementary
Steve Charbonneau

Administrative Assistant, Superintendent of Education
Caroline Sillars-Reid
Ext. 321

Superintendent of Education, Elementary
Lonnie Bolton

Administrative Assistant, Superintendent of Education
Sandra Fujioka
Ext. 272

Superintendent of Education, Elementary
Jane Dillon-Leitch

Administrative Assistant, Superintendent of Education
Patti Robertson
Ext. 247

 For a list of schools by each Superintendent, please visit Superintendents of Schools