CSBO, MBA, DBA
Executive Managment MBA, Royal Roads University
Doctor of Business Aminsitraition, Univerist of Phoenix
Dr. Russell Horswill is a Certified School Business Official with 32 years of experience in K-12 public school district business administration. He obtained his Executive Management MBA through Royal Roads University and his Doctor of Business Administration through the University of Phoenix, with a research focus on how school building condition and school location affected student academic achievement. Additionally, he obtained an Alberta Certified School Business Official professional designation, and completed the Conflict Resolution certificate at the Justice Institute of British Columbia.
Working in British Columbia and Alberta as the school district Chief Financial Officer, Dr. Horswill supervises the non-education functions in the school district, such as finance, operations, capital, human resources, information technology, and health and safety. Having a keen interest in effective Board Governance, he has practices to support elected boards and has published an article on Principle-based governance: Influencing outcomes through values and beliefs. Dr. Horswill is currently the Secretary Treasurer (CFO) for the Burnaby School District No. 41 and is an instructor at the Acsenda School of Management.