This is Tom’s first term as the trustee representing Ward 5 (South Central). He is a retired military officer and aspiring novelist who has published two books to date. Tom is married to Brenda Mykytiuk, a vice-principal at Vilna School, and they have two children attending H.A Kostash School. Tom serves on the Budget Committee, Executive Committee, Labour Relations Committee – Support Staff, Policy Committee, Facilities Committee and the Finance Committee. He is also the Aspen View trustee appointment to the Alberta School Boards Association, and the school representative for the Smoky Lake Hutterite Colony.