Ms Thea Kilian joins the school from her position as Deputy Principal of Long Bay College in Auckland, where her responsibilities include curriculum development and review, quality assurance, year level strategic leadership and development of student leadership.
Thea has two children, a son aged 13 and a daughter aged 11. She holds a BSc degree with a double major in Mathematics and Botany and a BSc Post Graduate Honours degree in Mathematics.
She is passionate about the importance of a holistic education and believes that expert teachers are a school’s most valuable resource. Thea has herself been the recipient of a National Excellence in Teaching Award and a finalist in the ‘I am Auckland’ Awards, in the Youth Voice category.
Ms Kilian will start at ACG Tauranga August 2018.