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Staff directory

    • All our staff in St.John’s Academy Shawnigan Lake work exceptionally well together as a team and take pride in their work individually. All teachers are certified with the BC Ministry of Education.

Leadership Team

Head of SchoolDave PontichEmail
Director of Academics/English TeacherBradley MyrholmEmail
Director of Students/English TeacherBurkie BurgessEmail
Director of Admissions & MarketingMatt JonahEmail


Socials & Drama TeacherJoseph AdamsEmail
Science TeacherAshlee BookerEmail
Math TeacherJulie CarereEmail
Music & English TeacherTristan ClausenEmail
Science TeacherCiara CorbettEmail
Arts Coordinator/ Visual Arts TeacherMartha GeorgeEmail
Grade 4&5 TeacherJosh HartEmail
ELL CoordinatorAmy HeffringEmail
Math & Design TeacherJulia KellerEmail
French TeacherSandrine LeopoldEmail
Art Teacher & LibrarianBeth PartridgeEmail
Design & PE TeacherShaun PepperEmail
Math TeacherSteve SparlingEmail
Social Studies and English TeacherJeff TrappEmail
Head of Physical & Outdoor EducationTravis VisscherEmail
French Teacher & Student SupportLaura WoodEmail
Social Studies & PE teacherDan ZinEmail

Office Team

Finance ManagerBernice GranboisEmail
Student Support Coordinator, Guidance CounselorSerena MyrholmEmail
Office & HR ManagerNaomi ThomasEmail
School AssistantKathy ZouEmail
Receptionist/Finance AssistantJenny BoomerEmail

Boarding Staff

Lead Campus Youth CoordinatorJodi HouseEmail
Campus Youth CoordinatorLeah ChurchillEmail
Campus Youth CoordinatorSean HeEmail
Campus Youth CoordinatorMelissa Morimoto-Pepper


Head of MaintenanceChris JenkinsEmail
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