Dave Rawnsley

Dave Rawnsley

Principal at Burnaby North Secondary School

Dave Rawnsley is currently the Principal at Burnaby North Secondary School in Burnaby, BC. From 2009-2014, he was Principal at Byrne Creek Community School – Winner of the 2012 Vision In Action: ASCD Whole Child Award. As a teacher and administrator in the Burnaby School District over the past 22 years, Dave has worked to create a culture of care, compassion and creativity in his classroomschool and communityThrough his work in schools, Dave has engaged with educators from around the world on topics including community education, teacher leadership, rethinking school and leading change. He has been inspired by many students and colleagues throughout his career and considers himself very lucky to be working alongside amazing people in the Burnaby School DistrictDave completed his Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick before returning to BC to complete his Bachelor of Education at UBC and Masters of Education at SFU.