Robert Kirwan, OCT, M.A.
(Ed) has a Masters Degree in Education Administration and is a
current a member of the Ontario
College of Teachers. He spent 28 years as a classroom teacher before
opening up a private professional practice as an education, training
and staff development consultant.
was elected in 2010 to serve as a School Board Trustee in the
. He is also the host of
“Concussion Talk”, a weekly live talk radio show that is
streamed live from Laurentian University in
. All of the shows are
archived on the web site.
Kirwan has a great deal of experience as a player, coach and
association leader in a wide variety of sports. He has also been
directly involved with the True Sport Movement and believes that
good sport can make a positive contribution to student-athletes and
will add to the quality of life of the entire community. He feels
that by participating in school sports student-athletes benefit from
enjoying their favourite sport activities while maintaining focus on
their academic studies. It is a balance that will serve them well in