Staff Directory

Rod MacLean

People Services - Division Principal, Corporate Services - Division Principal

Key Roles
Rod holds one of the two Division Principal roles in Chinook’s Edge, and is responsible for Teacher and Leader Development. He supports the supervision and evaluation of new teachers in the division, works with universities to coordinate student teacher placements, and mentors new school administrators within the division.  He has been working with Chinook's Edge School Division since 2000 in schools in Sundre and Olds.  Rod began his career in the Northwest Territories teaching from grade 2 to grade 12.  He has been a vice-principal and principal in schools that span from Pre-K to grade 12
Rod received a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Victoria, stayed there to complete his Education Degree and later earned a Master's Degree in Leadership from the University of Alberta.
Rod and his wife raised 2 children in the Chinook’s Edge school system.  He spends his off hours reading, and is an avid motorcyclist.