New Trustee joins Board

Yellowknife Education District No. 1 (YK1) is pleased to welcome Satish Garikaparthi to the school district's Board of Trustees. 

Garikaparthi has lived in Yellowknife for the past seven years where he's worked as a municipal enforcement officer with the City and now as a security supervisor at the Legislative Assembly. 

A responsible parent with one daughter in the YK1 system, Garikaparthi is a strong believer in YK1’s motto: "Education for Life."

Garikaparthi, 38, also brings marketing and business operations management experience to the position.

"I am strong believer of growth, and this is only achieved through education," he said. "I believe I can bring some new ideas to YK1."

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