Christine Egy Rose – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Chris is an executive, product strategist, and advocate for progressive education. Most recently, she was founder and CEO of Scoot & Doodle, a Palo Alto-based, education tech company, pioneering project-based learning for a new generation of digital learners. Before moving into technology, she was a digital media leader and journalist. She was managing director and executive producer for Sawyer Media, … Read More

Mark Jones – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Mark is a Director of Turner & Townsend, an international construction consulting firm and leads the Project Management business within Canada. He is responsible for delivering major projects across all industry sectors and is globally responsible for project delivery for one of Canada’s largest financial institutions. Mark began his career at Mott McDonald UK working within the infrastructure division before … Read More

Heather Pettigrew

Dayana De La Cruz Staff

Heather Pettigrew is excited to be teaching Grade 6 at the Mabin School this fall. Having a BaS in Biology (UWO) she has previously enjoyed experiences in educating students at science centers, museums, and aquariums across the country.  Since completing her MA in Child Study and Education (U of T, OISE) Heather enjoys tutoring students one-on-one and has spent much of … Read More

Will Scott – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Will helps organizations build a progressive culture, so that as they diversify, stakeholders can be met with an inclusive environment. He engages professional communities in dialogue and training related to diversity, equity, and inclusivity. Will creates a road map for organizations to foster a learning environment and design and facilitate tailored learning experiences, support organizations to measure impact in ways … Read More

Michael Roland – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Michael Roland and his wife Katie are the parents of two former Mabin students who thrived during their years at the school. Michael is the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel at Paradigm Capital, an independent, employee-owned, institutional investment dealer. Prior to joining Paradigm in 2009, Michael was Vice-President, Legal at CI Financial. Michael commenced his legal practice at what … Read More

Rosemary Evans – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Rosemary Evans was named principal of University of Toronto Schools (UTS) in February 2011. UTS was established in 1910 as a site for training secondary school teachers in Ontario.During her tenure Rosemary has re-established UTS as a school-based partner for the Master of Teaching Program at OISE and solidified the affiliation relationship with the University of Toronto. Rosemary received her … Read More

Katie the Dog

Nancy Steinhauer Staff

Katie the Dog is our unofficial school mascot. She visits most Fridays. Students who want an opportunity to walk Katie at recess or lunch can sign up on Nancy’s office door. Woof, woof!

David Prendergast

Nancy Steinhauer Staff

David Prendergast David Prendergast has been an accomplished leader in the non-profit sector for over 20 years. He is a non-profit consultant who provides organizations with hands on support, direction and leadership in successfully accomplishing fundraising goals and objectives. David has successfully completed two degrees in Social Work; a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree. These degrees compliment his Bachelor of Administrative … Read More

Michelle Barchuk

Nancy Steinhauer Staff

With a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in French Translation (Queen’s University) and a Bachelor of Education (University of Ottawa), Michelle Barchuk started her career in education as the Assistant Director of Admissions at Toronto French School. She spent 15 years in the classroom as a highly successful Core French and French Immersion teacher at Royal St. George’s College, Withrow Avenue … Read More

Wilrose and Regie Martin

Nancy Steinhauer Staff

Wilrose and Regie Martin are our after-school custodians. They work hard as a team to keep our building neat and clean. Wilrose loves to bake, cook, and sing karaoke. Regie is an ace basketball player, and was the MVP in last year’s annual Staff-Student basketball game.  Wilrose and Regie have two children and love to travel.