Naomi Bailey was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and is of Cree/Métis descent.
Naomi was raised in the Ladysmith area, attending both elementary and high school in School District #68. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and a Master of Arts in Leadership and Administration. A teacher for 25 years in this school district, her experience ranged from primary grades to high school. She has also had experience in educational administration and is currently the Acting Manager of Indigenous Protocol at Vancouver Island University.
Naomi is known for her love of education and working with youth. Creating learning environments that inspire our students is her passion and she recognizes how important it is to provide the leadership and resources to make this happen. Naomi knows that education is the equalizer in our society and with her experience and knowledge, she will advocate for programs, supports and resources that will allow for optimal learning environments for both students and staff.
Committee / Board Membership
- Board Governance and Policy Committee
- District Safe Schools Committee
- District Parents Advisory Council (DPAC) Alternate
Represented Family of Schools
- Nanaimo District Secondary
- Brechin Elementary
- Forest Park Elementary
- Gabriola Elementary
- Hammond Bay Elementary