Staff Directory

Dieter Brandt

Transportation Services - Director, Transportation

Key Roles

Dieter has been with Chinook’s Edge School Division for over 25 years. He started as a teacher at River Glen School and moved to an administrative position at that school. After that, he took on the role of Principal at Delburne Centralized School. Dieter then became the Director of Transportation for Chinook’s Edge. 

Dieter holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Alberta. As well, he has attained a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Lethbridge.

Dieter is currently responsible for all transportation staff including office, bus drivers, bus aides and shop personnel.  He is responsible for budgeting, bus routing, working with bus contractors and for the administration of all policies relating to Transportation. He is in charge of ensuring all transportation manuals are up to date. Dieter oversees parent-provided transportation agreements along with special education transportation contracts. He helps to keep the Transportation website up to date. He attends Provincial Bus Safety Meetings, Zone STAA Meetings, and Transportation Committee Meetings. Dieter helps with parent/student/driver general concerns and issues. One of his roles is also to help deal with student discipline issues. Dieter organizes PD for the transportation staff. As the Director of Transportation, Dieter makes the weather related busing decisions.