Regional Executive Director

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Gary Adams

Regional Executive Director of Education

  • Central Office
  • 902-897-8910
Pronouns: He/Him

E-mail Chantelle Paris, Executive Assistant 


Gary Adams began his career as a music educator in Halifax where he taught and directed instrumental and choral ensembles.  Gary went on to provide leadership in numerous roles including school administration, Family of School Supervisor, Senior Staff Advisor for the Halifax Regional School Board.

A lifelong learner, Gary is committed to excellence and improving both instructional practice and student learning. A student-centered approach, high expectations, and the use of current research to advance high quality instruction have defined his approach to learning.

Gary holds a Bachelor of music education from both Acadia University and the University of Calgary, and masters’ degrees from both Acadia University and Mount St. Vincent University in Administration and Curriculum.