Organizational Structure

Organizational Structure

Rural Roots Children’s Centre is a non-profit, licensed charitable organization. We’re managed by a volunteer Board of Directors and Executive Director.

Children and their families are an integral part of the Centre. We welcome all feedback about our programs. Please direct any comments to the Executive Director.

Board of Directors

President – Sean Khan
Treasurer – Stephanie Ryynanen
Secretary – Victoria Peterson
Member-at-Large – Kaitlin Roka


Our team of Registered Early Childhood Educators, Educators in Training and Educator’s Assistants are committed to providing an optimal early leaning and care environment for all children.  Staff attend monthly staff meetings, participate in ongoing Professional Development, submit Criminal Reference Check Vulnerable Sector and are trained in Standard First Aid CPR Adult, Infant, Child.

Our Food Preparer prepares nutritious snacks and lunches.  The Food Preparer plans the menus in accordance with the Canada’s Food Guide and also has a Safe Food Handling Certificate.  All kitchens are inspected regularly by The Thunder Bay District Health Unit.


Get in Touch


Nor'wester View School Site

Location: 1946A Mountain Rd. P7J 1A9
Telephone: (807) 475-7644
Hours of Operation: M-F: 7:30am - 5:30pm

Holy Family School

Location: 2075 Rosslyn Rd. P7K 1H7
Telephone: (807) 620-4048
Hours of Operation: 7:30am-9:00am & 3:00pm-5:30pm