December 2017: Update from Rockway’s Board of Directors

Memorandum – Board Member Representation 2017 [PDF]

Rockway is governed by a 13-member volunteer board of directors which provides vision and direction for the school and oversees operations of the organization. Three members are appointed by our conference, Mennonite Church Eastern Canada (MCEC), and the remaining ten are elected. Staff who are part of the Administrative Council also participate in board meetings, these are the Principal, Assistant Principal, Director of Admissions and Recruitment, Director of Advancement, and Business Manager. In addition, the faculty elects one representative to participate in board meetings. The board meets approximately six times each year.

2017-18 Board members

  • John Torrance-Perks (Chairperson)
  • Chanel Cressman
  • John Klassen
  • Mark Diller Harder
  • Betty Pries
  • Linda Ruby
  • Heather Kehl
  • Tim Hedrick
  • Dave Erb
  • Gerald Morrison
  • Liz Klassen

You can contact the Chairperson, John Torrance-Perks at


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