HỘI ĐỒNG CHUYÊN MÔN

Ms Nguyễn Hoa Mai 

School Principal

More than 40 years of management experience in public and private education sector

Outstanding Teacher Award

Medal for Education Course

Former manager of Primary Education Department of HCMC Department of Education & Training 

Ms Nguyễn Thị Thanh Xuân (Mary)

Director, Academic Division (MOET & Cambridge) 

Bachelor degree in Secondary Education

Post graduate certificate in Educational Leadership & Management

Master degree in Business Administration

Bachelor degree in Finance & Accounting

Over 18 years of management and operational experience in education sector with bi-lingual, international schools / companies

Mr. Stephen Tumpane

Director of Academic Operations

Nationality: Irish

Master Degree of Science (Mathematics) (The National University of Ireland, Ireland)

Post Graduate Certificate of Education (The University of Manchester, Manchester, England)

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics (The National University of Ireland, Ireland)

17 years of teaching and management experience in international schools 

Mr Alan Marshall

Director of Academic Quality Assurance

Bachelor Degree of Education with Honours

(University of Greenwich, the U.K.)

Master Degree of Science in Information and Communication Technology

(University of Kent, the U.K.)

Head Teacher and Director of Education in Local Education Authorities in the UK

Trained assessor for the EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) Excellence Model (Brussels)     

Ms. Kathlyn C. Tarwater

Head of ECA and Summer Programme

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Tisch School of the Arts & The College of Arts & Sciences, New York University

B.F.A. in Theatre, Tisch School of the Arts & The College of Arts & Sciences, New York University

10 years of working experience in Recreational & Hospitality industries 

Ms. Đặng Thị Kim Lang

Education Manager, MOET Programme

Master Degree in Education Management

(Institute of Educational Sciences – Hanoi)

Bachelor Degree in Mathematics

(Ho Chi Minh City University of Pedagogy)

Bachelor Degree of Law

(Ho Chi Minh City University of Law)

Over 40 years of teaching and management experience in public and private education sector

Mr. David McLaughlin

Cambridge Head

Nationality: British

B.A. Hons English and American Literature (University of Kent UK)

M.A. Pennsylvania State University USA

PGCE University of Sussex UK

NPQH University of Greenwich UK

Ms. Đỗ Thị Hằng  

Director of Studies, MOET Programme

  • B.A. French (Leeds)
  • Master of Educational Leadership: (University of Queensland, Australia)
  • Master of Arts (TESOL): (University of Sydney, Australia)
  • Graduate Diploma of LOTE: (Deakin University, Australia)
  • Bachelor of Arts (English Language Teaching): (Hanoi National University, Vietnam)

Ms. Lindy Jayne Burgess 

Head of Kindergarten Programme

Nationality: Australian

  • Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Psychology and Sociology (University of Tasmania, Australia)

Ms. Tuyet Nadia Sahira Ramzy

Head of Cambridge Primary Programme, Primary Programme Leader

Nationality: British

  • Master of Educational Leadership (Edge Hill University, UK)
  • Post Graduate in Educational Management (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)
  • PGCE Primary Education (Brunel University, London, UK)
  • BA Hons Applied Social Science (Humberside University, UK)

Mr. Anthony Roberti

Head of Secondary 2 & IGCSE Coordinator

Nationality: American

  • Master of Science in Education (Long Island University, New York, U.S.A)
  • Bachelor of Arts, English Literature (Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.A)

Mr. Danial Thomas Hogg 

Head of Physical Education, Extra-Curricular Activities and The VAS Summer Programme

Nationality: British

  • Bachelor of Education with Honours in Secondary Education and Physical Education

    (University College Plymouth St Mark and St John, U.K.)

Ms. Karen Heather Waters 

Head of Cambridge English Programme (CEP)

Nationality: British

  • MA Ed (Tesol, Educational Management and Lifelong Learning, UK)
  • PGCE (English and History Secondary, South Africa)
  • CELTA (Cambridge, UK)
  • BA Degree (English and Communications, South Africa)

Mr. Robert Coffey 

Secondary English Department Head

Nationality: British

  • Post Graduate Course in Education (Bath Spa University, Newton St Loe, Bath BA2 9BN, UK)
  • BA Combined English and Psychology (Leicester University, University Rd, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK)  

Ms. Deborah Lucille Radel 

Secondary Science Department Head

Nationality: American

  • Master of Science in Education (Teachers College, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A)
  • Master of Environmental Leadership (Naropa University, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology (Metropolitan Stage College, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A)

Mr. Cathal Joseph Regan 

Secondary ICT Department Head

Nationality: Irish

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Networks and Systems Management (Limerick Institute of Technology, Ireland)
  • TESOL Certification (International TEFL and TESOL Training)

Mr. Gerhard Pretorius

Primary Programme Leader

Nationality: South African

  • Masters in Elementary Education (The College of New Jersey)
  • Honors in Education Management (The University of South Africa)
  • Bachelors in Education (The University of South Africa)

Mrs. Stephanie C. Mills 

Kindergarten Programme Leader, VAS Garden Hills Campus

Nationality: British

  • Masters Degree In Education (Open University, Warwick, England )
  • Bachelors of Education in Education and English (Honours ) with qualified teacher status (Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, England)

Mr. Daniel Thomas Ryall

Primary Programme Leader, VAS Garden Hills Campus

Nationality: British

  • PGCE - in Primary Education (Kingston University, London UK)
  • BA (Hons) International Business Administration  (Bournemouth University, UK)

Mr. Robert Edward Gaines 

Primary Programme Leader

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE): (Leeds University, United Kingdom)
  • Degree - B.A. Hons History: (Leeds University, United Kingdom) 

Mr. Larry Ross Synclair

Head of Secondary / Head of English, VAS Garden Hills

Nationality: American

  • PGCEi (University of Nottingham, UK)
  • TEFL (BridgeTEFL, US)
  • MA - Media and Communication Studies (Orebro University, Sweden)
  • BA – Humanities (Washington State University, US)
  • AA - Communications (North Idaho College, US)