Director General

Rob Buttars, Director General

A little about our DG

With family ties in the Chateauguay Valley, Robert Buttars, Rob, is a graduate of Beaconsfield High School. He attended  Dawson College, Concordia and McGill Universities and has been a teacher and administrator in elementary, high school, and the adult and vocational sectors. Rob has also taken cooking classes at the Louisiana School of Cooking in New Orleans. Rob joined the New Frontiers School Board in 2006 as a Centre Director at the Chateauguay Valley Career Education Centre. In 2010 he became the Assistant Director General responsible for both youth and adult education services. Rob has been our Director General since 2013.

The Director General is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the School Board. The Director General manages the administrative team, ensures that law and policy are being adhered to, and works closely with the Council of Commissioners to ensure that the School Board runs effectively and efficiently. NFSB Communications are also managed through the Director General’s office.​​​​​​​