Executive Members

Deborah Buchanan-Walford

Executive Officer

Deborah Buchanan-Walford is an English and Drama teacher who has taught for several years in the Adult Day School program. She was branch president at her school before running for office and was elected to the Executive in June 2021.

Deborah’s other involvement in the union includes being a member of the Educational Services Committee for two years, a mentee in the Equity Mentorship pilot program since 2017, an AMPA alternate and delegate since 2018 and being a member of the local Black, Indigenous and Workers of Colour Committee.



Email: dbuchanan-walford@osstftoronto.ca
Phone: 416-393-8900 ext: 240


  • Professional Development Committee Executive Liaison/Ed Services Officer
  • TTBU Constitution & Steering Committee/AGM Liaison Back-Up
  • Human Rights Committee Liaison Back-Up
  • Faculties of Education Liason Back-Up
  • Teacher Performance Appraisal Manual Review Liaison Back-Up
  • Grievances
  • Ad-hoc Adult Day School Action Committee Executive Liaison


  • Bloor C. I.
  • Cedarbrae C. I.
  • Dr. Norman Bethune C. I.
  • Drewry S. S.
  • Forest Hill C. I.
  • George S. Henry Academy
  • Inglenook Community School
  • L’Amoreaux C. I.
  • Leaside H. S.
  • Maplewood H. S.
  • Parkview Alternative Centre
  • Toronto District S.S.
  • Sir Oliver Mowat C.I.
  • SEED Alternative School
  • Subway Academy I
  • Stephen Leacock C.I.
  • Ursula Franklin Academy
  • Westview Centennial S. S.
  • Western Technical-Commercial School
  • Winston Churchill C.I.
  • York Humber H. S.