David Halpine, Centre Director (Tobique First Nation)

Dave Halpine joins the Sistema Team as the Center Director for the Tobique First Nation. Dave is returning home to New Brunswick from Inuvik NT, where he served first nations students for seven years as a music and physical education teacher.

Dave studied violin and completed an Orff teacher training course at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. He has led numerous instrumental ensembles, the Inuvik Community Choir, and Strings Across the Sky. Dave will be joined by his wife Kim and their four sons.