Dave Elwood is the Director of Human Resources for Wild Rose School Division. Dave is responsible for all human resource leadership and management within WRSD. He also supports the supervision and evaluation of new teachers in the division, works with universities to coordinate student teacher placements, and mentors new school administrators within the division. Dave has been a teacher/ school based administrator since 1988, having taught in the communities of Sylvan Lake, Rocky Mountain House and Drayton Valley. He has a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta, with a double major in Mathematics and Physical Education. He was proud to attain his MBA, with a focus on Educational Administration, from Royal Roads University in Victoria.
Dave is married to Sharon, who is also a teacher. Their two children are considering continuing in the family tradition of becoming teachers. Dave enjoys inspiring young athletes, and has coached wrestling, hockey, basketball and baseball. He is a true fan of the Detroit Tigers and is still waiting for a repeat of the 1984 World Series Championship.