Why Ridley?

Leadership & Governance

Board of Governors

List of 18 members.

  • Mr.  David K. Carter '88 

    Board Chair
  • Mr. Kelvin S.M. Chen '70 

    Advancement Committee
    Facilities Committee
  • Mr. Timothy J. Coffin '81 

    Advancement Committee (Chair)
  • Mr. Philip D. Court '85 

    Facilities Management Committee (Chair)
    Governance & Nomination Committee
  • Ms. Leigh Ann Epperson 

    Governor
  • Ms. Sarah Eyton '86 

    Advancement Committee
  • Mr. Brian Hutchings '84 

    Facilities Management Committee
    Finance, Audit & Human Resources Committee
  • Mr. J. Edward Kidd 

    (2012) Headmaster
    Invited Guest - All Committees
  • Mr.  C. Michael Kray '88 

    Governance & Nomination Committee (Chair)
  • Mr.  Scott G.A. Lampard '88 

    Finance, Audit & Human Resources Committee (Chair)
  • Mrs. Alison Loat '94 

    Governance Committee
  • Mr.  Dragan Matovic 

    Facilities Management Committee
  • Mr.  Donald S. McMurtry '82 

    Advancement Committee
  • Ms. Maria Menechella 

    Advancement Committee
    Governance & Nomination Committee
  • Mr. Yanick Pagé '84 

    Governor
  • Mr. James D. Parke 

    (2011) Director of Finance & Operations
    Board Secretary
    Invited Guest - All Committees
  • Mr.  G. Scott Paterson '82 

    Advancement Committee
  • Ms. Louise Taylor Green 

    Finance, Audit & Human Resources Committee

School Leadership Team

List of 12 members.

  • Mr. J. Edward Kidd 

    (2012) Headmaster
    Invited Guest - All Committees
  • Mrs. Michele A. Bett 

    (2016) Head of Upper School
  • Mr. Stephen A. Clarke 

    (1999) Head of Lower School
  • Mr. James D. Parke 

    (2011) Director of Finance & Operations
    Board Secretary
    Invited Guest - All Committees
  • Ms. Julie A. Cameron 

    (2011) Director of Admissions
  • Ms. Andrea K. Carisse 

    (2015) Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing
  • Ms. Susan E. Hazell 

    (2014) Director of Development
  • Ms. Margaret E. Lech 

    (2000) Assistant Head of Upper School - Co-curricular Activities
  • Mr. Scott J. McLean 

    (2016) Manager of Campus Safety and Security
  • Ms.  Andrea Nauf 

    (2018) Director of Human Resources
  • Mr. Jay W. Tredway '96 

    (2003) Director of Athletics
  • Mr. Scott D. Walker 

    (2015) Director of Facilities
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.