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Head of Houses

Dryer, Mindi
Head of Boarding / Head of House - Sherborne

Qualifications
B.A. Physical Education (University of Northern Iowa)
M.S. Educational Leadership (Minnesota State University)

Biography
Mindi is the Head of Boarding at Branksome Hall Asia. She holds a Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Minnesota State University. She has been teaching in international schools for 11 years, while living in Seoul, Alexandria, Beijing & Guangzhou, where she has served as the Athletic Director and Head of the Physical Education & Health Department. She was also Head of Grade 12 and brings valuable experiences in pastoral care.

E-mail: mindidryer@branksome.asia

Muniz-Fraticcelli, Mariana
Head of House - Seondeok

Qualifications
B.A. English (Boston University)
B.S. Bilingual Education (Boston University)
M.A. Bilingual School Counseling (New York University)

Biography
Mariana joins us with vast experience in counseling especially with middle and senior school aged students. She joins us from New York City Department of Education, where she had the role of G 6-8 School Counselor at the School of Finance and Technology. Mariana is fluent in English and Spanish and holds a Master of Arts in Bilingual School Counseling from New York University.

E-mail: marianamuniz@branksome.asia

Beaulac, Catherine
Head of House - Shin Saimdang

Qualifications
B.A. (University of Victoria)
B.Ed. (University of Victoria) M.A. (University of Victoria)

Biography
Catherine joins us as Head of House with almost a decade of teaching, leadership and counseling experience at the middle school level in Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in French and English literature, a Bachelor of Education and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, all from the University of Victoria, Canada. She is fluent in both English and French. Catherine is also a yoga and meditation (mindfulness) teacher.

E-mail: catherinebeaulac@branksome.asia

Kim, Yu Kyung
Head of House - Ainslie

Qualifications
B.A. English Literature and Sociology (Pitzer College)
M.A. Education (University of Southern California)

Biography
Yu Kyung Kim is originally from Seoul, South Korea. She studied many years in England and the United States of America. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Sociology and a Masters in Teaching Secondary English Language Arts. As a Korean with significant cross-cultural life and educational experiences, Yu Kyung is passionate about international education and helping students shape and build their own identity.

E-mail: yukyungkim@branksome.asia

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