Your Edmonton Public School Board Trustee in Ward H.

A Proud Edmontonian & Community Builder.

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Nathan Ip, Trustee

Nathan Ip

Nathan Ip is an advocate for equity and the inclusive education of individuals with developmental disabilities. He brings over 15 years of experience in youth engagement and community development. Nathan has also worked on province-wide youth engagement initiatives with the Ministry of Children’s services and various ethno-cultural organizations serving new Canadians.

Presently, Nathan is the Program Manager of HEADSTRONG in Alberta, a National Mental Health Youth Leadership Initiative. He has served on several boards, including the Community Services Advisory Board for the City of Edmonton, Our House Addiction Recovery Centre and the Edmonton Food Bank.

“I believe we all have an important stake in public education. I’m excited to be serving my second term as Trustee and look forward to advancing equity and ensuring the success of all students.”

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Experience

Mental Health Commission of Canada

Program Manager, HEADSTRONG Alberta

MacEwan University & Inclusion Alberta

Coordinator of the Inclusive Post-secondary Initiative

City of Edmonton

Community Services Advisory Board

Alberta Disabilities Forum, Election Readiness Committee

Chair

Edmonton Food Bank

Board of Directors

Alberta Culture

Development Program Instructor

Our House Addiction Recovery Centre

Board of Directors

Edmonton Chinatown Revitalization Taskforce

Member

Assist Community Services

Director

Ward H

My Commitment to Ward H

It has been my honour to serve families of Ward H since 2013. I am proud of the work we have done together for the success of all kids. While much has been accomplished, there is much work to be done. I continue to hear from you the need for more schools and alternative program options and the need for a different kind of school design, one with wrap-around services to support families and community. We also need to keep our focus on ensuring students have the appropriate supports and resources in the classroom to succeed.

I will continue to be a strong advocate on the school board for our community.

Through coffee meetings, attending community events and many conversations with you over the last four years, I understand the needs of our community and know how best to navigate through the challenges ahead. I am committed to ensuring that every student at Edmonton Public Schools thrives in their educational journey from the early years to high school and beyond.

Chatting with parents

Pancake dinner

SW Early Years Assoc. & Trustee Ripley

Pancake dinner

Steve Smart & Catholic Trustee Bergstra

Community session

Trustee Ip & MLA Jeneroux

SW police division opening

Nathan Ip, Trustee