Harry Niezen (Interim) Treasurer
Harry was first involved as a member of the ECOO Board in 2009 when he began serving as Treasurer – a post he held for 4 years.
During that time, he also served as the Treasurer of the ECOO Conference/Bring IT Together for 2010 – 2013. He continued his involvement on the Conference Committee in 2014 and returned to the ECOO Board as one of the Conference Co-Chairs for BIT15 and BIT16.
Harry then continued on the ECOO Board as Treasurer for ECOO and for BIT17 and BIT18.
Harry is committed to the promotion of technology as a tool to promote learning. To this end, he has been active in Ontario as a member of the organizing committee for the Ontario Google Summit (2013-2018) and is an active member of the Central Ontario Computing Organization (COCA).
He is committed to the leadership role that ECOO can have in 2018-19 working together with educators, unions and Ministry staff. He firmly believes that ECOO can make a difference in education in Ontario.
Harry works for the Waterloo Region District School Board. For the last 13 years, he has worked as an Instructional Technology Consultant – supporting the use of technology as a tool to promote learning.