Our Staff

Administration

Maureen Westhaver
Principal

principal@sandylakeacademy.ca

 Tracy DeMerchant
Administrative Assistant

secretary@sandylakeacademy.ca

Elementary Staff

Viktoria Brunets

vbrunets@sandylakeacademy.ca
Junior Primary – Primary

Qualifications: B.Ed.in Music Education, D. Zador State Music College of Uzgorod (1996)

Teaching Certifications: North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists and Diploma Early Childhood Education, Nova Scotia College of ECE (2011)

Experience: 11 years teaching experience in Ukraine and Nova Scotia.

Martha Boehner

mboehner@sandylakeacademy.ca
Elementary Grades 1-3

Qualifications: B.Ed. (1997) in Elementary Education, Union College

Endorsement: Junior Academy History

Teaching Certifications: Nova Scotia, Alberta, North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists and NCATE Certified (Through Union College, Lincoln, Nebraska)

Experience: 17 years teaching experience in Alberta, Ontario and Nova Scotia.

Gina Walker

gwalker@sandylakeacademy.ca
Elementary Grades 4-6

Qualifications: B.Ed.(1994) in Elementary Education, Canadian Union College

Endorsement: Junior Academy Music

Teaching Certifications: British Columbia, Nova Scotia and North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists

Experience:
22 years teaching experience in British Columbia and Nova Scotia.

Secondary Staff

Kristii Rasmussen

krasmussen@sandylakeacademy.ca

Music JP-12, Elementary PE, English 9&10, Health 10, Bible 7&8

Qualifications: B. Mus. in Music Education (2009) Andrews University

Endorsements: Junior Academy Bible

Teaching Certifications: Michigan, North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists

Experience: 8 years teaching experience in Oregon, Michigan, California and Nova Scotia

 

 

Maureen Westhaver

principal@sandylakeacademy.ca

Socials 7&8, English 7&8

Qualifications: BSc (1985) Atlantic Union College; M.Ed. (1994) Atlantic Union College

Endorsements: Elementary Education, English, Religion, Special Education Specialist

Teaching Certifications: Ontario, Nova Scotia, North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists

Experience: 28 years teaching experience in New Brunswick, Ontario, and Nova Scotia.

Ron Scott

rscott@sandylakeacademy.ca

Sciences 7-12, PE 7&8

Qualifications:

MS (1996) in Biology,Walla Walla University; B.Ed. (1982) in Secondary Science Education, Union College.

Endorsements: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, General Science, and English

Teaching Certifications: Manitoba, Nova Scotia and North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists (Professional)

Experience: 31 years teaching experience in Washington (USA), British Columbia, Manitoba, Newfoundland and Nova Scotia