Bob spent 40 years as a teacher and administrator; Almost 36 of those years in the provincial school system including Regina Catholic, five as Director of Education with the File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council and two years as the Regina and Area Drug Strategy Coordinator.
Kowalchuk said he expects the first couple of months will be taken up listening, looking and learning about the individual ministries offered through the pastoral office. Bob is aware of the history of the development of the current Pastoral Plan. The challenge will be to figure out what needs to be done.
He and Marie celebrated 46 years of marriage this past summer. They have two married sons and one granddaughter.