Associate university professor, bestselling author and Regina Public School Board trustee Dr. Kathleen O’Reilly is the New Democrat candidate for Regina Northeast.
Kathleen, who holds a doctorate in Education, is an associate professor of Education at the First Nations University of Canada, University of Regina. Her book, Tales Out of School, was a Canadian bestseller.
Kathleen is a strong advocate for people with exceptionalities, including in the classroom. She has been a senior Government of Saskatchewan policy advisor in the Office of Disabilities.
Kathleen obtained her PhD from McGill University. She also holds degrees in Arts and Education, as well as a Master of Education from the University of Regina. She holds a certificate in French from the Sorbonne in Paris.
She is the elected Subdivision 7 trustee for Regina Public Schools, and is an active community volunteer. She’s served on several boards, including a current role as a director on the Regina Humane Society board.
Kathleen has one son, Micah, who lives in Regina with his wife Angela.