This is Busuttil’s second time sitting as chair after her election as trustee in 2006.
Along with serving as trustee for Wards 2, 3, and 4 in Guelph, Busuttil has also sat as vice-chair and chair of various committees.
Trustee Mark Bailey, who represents Wards 1 and 5 in Guelph, was elected to serve as vice-chair.
The positions are for a one-year term, ending Nov. 30, 2019.
Busuttil will also serve as a director on the Ontario Public Education School Board Association’s board of directors.
The board welcomed five new trustees: Jolly Bedi, Jen Edwards, Mike Foley, Robin Ross and Gail Campbell.
Outgoing trustees are Susan Moziar, Bruce Shieck, Marty Fairbairn, Kathryn Cooper and Barb White.