Having know Kassie for over a decade, she is kind, principled, and a team player that has a strong skillset in building partnerships and getting work done. Kassie understands the challenges and opportunities that families and schools are facing right now and will advocate on their behalf. Her determined nature will serve students, teachers, and communities well if she is elected as a Public School Board Trustee.

Jeff TetzCEO Results and Founder of Santa YEG

Kassie is a passionate advocate for public education. I believe that her experience and successful track record of community engagement and collaboration will make her a much needed voice around at the Board table. As a parent of two small children, I trust that Kassie has our children’s best interest at heart. I happily endorse Kassie for EPSB, Ward C.

Garrett McGowanFormer CBC Radio Host and Real Estate Agent

Kassie Burkholder is an authentic, strong individual who will advocate for public education and ensure that our childrens’ educational development is her prime concern. The combination of her leadership and collaborative skills, her confidence and passion will make her a superlative advocate for our kids. She will place them first in her decision making processes. Plain and simple.

Marilyn HooperCommunity Builder

I am proud to endorse Kassie for the Edmonton Public School Board. Her background and experience with all orders of government will positively impact our education system. Kassie is the leader you want in these uncertain times. She is committed, engaged, energetic and isn’t afraid to make difficult decisions. I have seen her quickly build partnerships and collaborations to get the job done. Kassie cares deeply for her community and understands how vital the public education system is for our children and for Edmonton.

Jaspreet KhanguraEmergency Physician and assistant clinical professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Alberta

Having known Kassie for a decade, and having worked along her on some complex and impactful projects, I fully endorse her as an EPSB Trustee candidate. She demonstrates servant leadership, is conscientious and ethical, and works hard to overdeliver on what she has committed to. Our city is lucky to have her and EPSB would benefit greatly from having her as a Trustee.

Ashlyn BernierCEO of Samdesk and community leader

I have had the good fortune to witness Kassie in action in some of her various roles - board member, business owner, advocate, & parent. I am delighted that Kassie has decided to include Edmonton Public School Board Trustee to that extensive (but not all-encompassing) list; my family and I are Ward C residents so we are excited to see how Kassie will implement her hard-working, results-oriented, & people-focused skills in this role!

Funmi Omotade-TanEngineer, Photographer, Business Owner, Mother, and long-time Ward C Resident

I'm proud to endorse Kassie Burkholder for Public School Trustee for Ward C. Kassie is one of Edmonton's bright lights. She cares deeply for quality education in our city and has the knowledge and experience to advocate for the best interests of teachers, students and our schools.

Adam RozenhartUofA Instructor, Award-winning marketing and communications strategist and entrepreneur, and Edmonton Community Builder

Kassie Burkholder is my choice for Edmonton Public School Board of Trustees. I first met Kassie when she was in student politics at MacEwan University, where she advocated on behalf of all students. She is a brilliant leader, excellent communicator, and an effective community builder. In all she does, Kassie exemplifies honesty, inclusiveness, and passion. Kassie has my full support in her endeavour to be elected to the EPSB.

Avery JohnsonPartner/Co-Founder Kaden Ave Communications and community leader

I am honoured to endorse Kassie. I have known her for close to a decade, I have seen her go though hurdles with ease and compassion. She isn’t afraid to try new things and always searches for the best answer that is fitted to a diverse group of people. I am a teacher in the Edmonton zone and also a mother. Kassie is always doing wonderful things for her community and the people around her, I would love to see her work her magic with the schools. Kassie will help make sure that everyone receives equal opportunity to a well rounded education.

Ami KingMother and Edmonton Elementary School Teacher

As a business owner & resident in Ward C, I am proud to endorse a strong community leader like Kassie Burkholder. Kassie’s leadership, passion & experience is just what our city needs.

Darren McGowenOwner of Arcadia Brewing Co., Community Builder, and Ward C Resident

Smart, Dedicated, and Creative, Kassie Burkholder is a natural community builder. She is passionate about her vision to improve the lives of Edmontonian's in everything she does, and what sets her apart is she inspires those around her to do the same. I am happy to endorse Kassie for EPSB Ward C.

Marty PawlinaLand Development Professional, Musician, Dad in Training


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