The Superintendent of Schools provides advice and support to the Board of Trustees and ensures board policy is implemented effectively. They are supported in this work by Assistant Superintendents and the Division Support Team.
The Superintendent is also responsible for planning, organizing, directing, controlling, coordinating and evaluating administrative regulations, and sound educational and business practices to achieve the Division’s Vision, Mission, Values, and Priorities.
Dr. Christopher Fuzessy
|Dr. Chris Fuzessy joined the Foothills School Division team as Superintendent of Schools in June 2019. Since that time, the division has benefited from his commitment to excellence in serving students and their families, and his expertise in developing initiatives aimed at enhancing student empowerment, high-quality teaching, and learning.
Throughout his 28 years of experience as an educator, Mr. Fuzessy has worked as an educational assistant, teacher, principal, and administrator. He has come to be widely known as a leader who is consistently dedicated to the success and engagement of the greater school community.
With a solid background in educational leadership, Mr. Fuzessy holds a Master of Arts, Educational Studies degree from Concordia University and a Doctorate of Philosophy, Curriculum, Teaching, and Learning from the University of Toronto, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.
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