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Education Grounded in Community

Bringing the power of positive collaboration to public education

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Bringing the power of positive collaboration to public education

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Julie and her daughter chat and walk with a neighbour and his dog

Julie’s ready to work with you, for our students and for our communities

Julie Kusiek is passionate about building communities that give all kids the chance to enjoy childhood. As past president of her community league, she’s worked with neighbours to redevelop playgrounds, lead a playgroup, and much more.  She’s been a trail blazer for accessible recreation and safe, active transportation. She’s an engaged part of her children’s education and has served on several non-profit boards.


Read more about Julie’s past work.

August 2021
#KusiekChats Julie speaks with Riverbend Rocks, August 4

#KusiekChats – Riverbend ROCKS

As part of the #KusiekChats series about Education Grounded in Community, Ward F public school board trustee candidate Julie Kusiek is joined by Vanessa Desa and Deann Stein Hasinoff of Riverbend ROCKS. ...
04 Aug
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
#KusiekChats Impact and Role of School Trustees with Dave Colburn and Michael Phair August 25, 2021 7:00 pm Facebook Live

#KusiekChats – Role & Impact of School Trustees

Ever wonder: What do school board trustees do? What kind of impact do trustees have on the everyday lives of students and staff? How much power do trustees have to influence issues like COVID protocols, curriculum, and more? How do they work with elected government representatives? What opportunities are there to collaborate towards education grounded in community? Join trustee EPSB trustee candidate for Ward F, Julie Kusiek, with special guests Dave Colburn and Michael Phair to discuss these questions and more. ...
25 Aug
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Julie's Priorities

Curriculum 
Collaborative Leadership
Uplifting One Another
Funding for Equity
Greener Spaces Together
Active Students
Local Program Choice

Julie Kusiek with her family and neighbours prepare to cross one of Queen Alexandra's busiest intersections.

Julie Kusiek transformed neighbourhood renewal by advocating for community engagement. Here, she and her neighbours stand at one of Queen Alexandra’s busiest intersections before its redesign. Photo by Shaughn Butts of the Edmonton Journal.

Julie in the Media

Julie is an engaged and active Edmontonian. Her advocacy and ability to bring together diverse interests around a common vision have brought about media attention from the Edmonton Journal, Edmonton Sun, CBC, Global News, The Star, and City News.

Over the years, she’s been featured on radio and podcasts including Speaking Municipally, the Ryan Jespersen Show, the Well Endowed Podcast, and more.

Why Julie Kusiek for Ward F EPSB Trustee?

Julie holds her daughter while chatting with another parent at the park.
Julie working on her laptop

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Education is at a crossroads in Alberta, and strong leadership is needed now more than ever. Equitable public education affects all of us. 

What issue would you like to see Julie draw attention to? What would improve your family’s public school experience? As a community member, how would you like to engage with and support your local school?

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