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Abbotsford Board of Education Chair

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Abbotsford Board of Education Chair - Abbotsford

Time in Office: 2005-Present

Phone: (604) 850-5536


Cindy Schafer is an Abbotsford school trustee and chair of the board of education. She serves on the Abbotsford Traffic Safety Committee and the University of the Fraser Valley Community Council.

Her internal and advisory roles include agenda setting, communications, professional development leave and Settlement Workers in Schools.

Schafer graduated from Langley Secondary and studied interior design at Douglas College. She owns and operates Schafer Design, an interior design consulting business that she established in 1988.

Before joining the school board, Schafer was a member and chair of the Abbotsford District Parents' Advisory Council, member of the Abbotsford Community Foundation Awards committee, and member of the finance committee for the BC School Trustees Association.

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