Stratford News Familiar face elected as Chair for the Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Tuesday, Dec. 4th, 2018 Catholic schools in Perth County to be closed on Thursday.. (Image supplied by HPCDSB). A familiar face has been elected Chair of the Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board. At their inaugural meeting on Monday night, the Board of Trustees elected Amy Cronin as Chair. Cronin has served on the Board of Trustees since 2011 and this her second term as Chair with the areas she represents being Huron East, Perth East, and North Perth. Also at the meeting, Jim McDade was elected as Vice-Chair with this being his third term in the position. He’s a retired teacher, principal, and coordinator with the Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board.