Brandon comes to North Point with almost 25 years of experience in education. His commitment and dedication to his students, families, colleagues and schools has always been evident. With over 20 years of teaching experience from grade 8 to 12 Mathematics, varying from extremely modified to IB Math 30 and Calculus, Brandon has experienced tremendous amounts of success and many accolades in two provinces.
He received his degree in Education from the University of Regina in 1995 and spent the first six years of his career honing his skills in Saskatchewan. After moving to Calgary in 2001, Brandon began to work at Foothills Academy. This is where he learned and developed strategies and philosophies to maximize the success of students with learning differences.
Brandon feels fortunate to have participated in various professional development experiences over the last 25 years. Mathematics education has always been a focus, but he has also had many opportunities to learn about Leadership, Best Practices and Student Mental Health. Additionally, Brandon has been very involved in identifying, planning and presenting professional development for the staff he has worked with. He also has extensive experience creating personalized learning plans for students of all ages.
The last seven years Brandon has been in a few different leadership roles, including: Curriculum Leader, Program Coordinator of Staff Support and Staff Development. Brandon was awarded Leadership Certification in September of 2019 after serving as a Principal for five years prior.
Brandon loves living in Calgary. He is supported by his beautiful wife Elizabeth and their two young daughters, whom he adores beyond measure.