Stephen Binstock

Trustee Stephen Binstock

Town of Bracebridge

Contact Information
Phone: 705.644.3783
Email: stephen.binstock@tldsb.on.ca

Schools

  • Monck Public School
  • Macaulay Public School
  • Muskoka Falls Public School
  • Bracebridge Public School
  • Bracebridge and Muskoka Lakes Secondary School
  • Bracebridge AETC.

Background
Steve Binstock has been a teacher, guidance counsellor, administrative assistant, vice principal and principal with the Trillium Lakelands D.S.B. He has experience in both elementary and secondary panels. He had the privilege of being a Visiting Educator at the O.I.S.E. where he focused on leadership and school improvement. He was a speaker and group leader at the Ontario Public School Leadership Academy at Western University for eight years. He has spoken extensively on Change, Leadership, and Curriculum Implementation. He recently retired from Nipissing University where he was an instructor in Guidance and Career Education as well as Regional Faculty Advisor in the Schulich School of Education. Steve has been associated with Nipissing University since 1981. Steve was most recently elected to past chair for 2016 and serves on the Safe and Accepting Schools Committee and SEAC. Steve is married to Brenda who was a graduate of BMLSS and a teacher in TLDSB for twenty years. They have three grown children who attended Macaulay P.S, Monck P.S and BMLSS. Brenda’s parents also graduated from BMLSS. Steve believes that it is important for public education to embrace change, innovation and technology so that our students will be equipped to find their place in our competitive and globalized economy. Steve’s background in Guidance and Career Education has reinforced his belief that mental health must be a top priority for all students. He believes in high academic standards and that all students can achieve their potential with support and up- to- date programming and resources.