Meet our Trustees
David Thompson, Board of Education Chair
David was born in Melfort, Sask. and grew up on a farm in the area. His education began in a small rural one-room schools that served Grades 1 through 8. This was followed by high school in Tisdale and Carrot River before post-secondary work at the Saskatoon Teachers College, the University of Regina, the University of Saskatchewan (E.Ed.) and the University of Alberta (M.Ed.).
During a long career, he served six school divisions where he enjoyed opportunities to serve in various positions beginning in middle years, teaching all subjects. After experience in teaching a variety of secondary subjects, he moved through the roles of vice-principal, principal, superintendent and director. Following retirement, he enjoyed four five-month contracts ith the Faculty of Education at the University of Saskatchewan.
This is David's third term as a member of the LPSD Board of Education where he has served as Vice-Chair and now Chair of the Board.
David is married to Joyce; they have two married sons and five grandchildren. Lloydminster has been their home for the past 20 years.