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Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team

Cushla Shepherd

Deputy Principal (Ruru)

About Me

Deputy Principal. Passionate, positive and professional pathways in education for 27 years. Mother of two teen daughters and married to Mark for 26 years. Leadership through partnerships, relationships and action. Love fitness, beach and family.

E: cushla.shepherd@ajhs.school.nz

Dawn Ross

Deputy Principal (Tui)

About Me

Deputy Principal. Teacher of Science for 22 years in the UK and New Zealand .Prior to teaching I was employed by Newcastle University carrying out various medical research projects. In 2002, my husband, two children moved to New Zealand. I thoroughly enjoy the kiwi lifestyle, travelling to new destinations and spending time with my four grandchildren.

E: dawn.ross@ajhs.school.nz

Demian Shaver

Deputy Principal (Kiwi)

About Me

Deputy Principal. Passionate about making learning fun for all. High priority in student voice and getting to know each student and their families. Supporting every student to learn in the way that works for them best. Love being with students and seeing them thrive in and out of the classroom. Community and family is everything to me.

E: demian.shaver@ajhs.school.nz

Stephen Kendall-Jones

Principal

About Me

Principal. Passionate about all things education. Goal is to empower all learners to love learning in their own way and using the best pathway for them—both students and teachers. PhD., M.Ed (First Class Hons), BA (First Class Hons). Father of 4, husband of 1. Formerly 7th Dan Karate.

E: stephen.kj@ajhs.school.nz