Secondary Staff

MEI’s exemplary curriculum is complemented by the teachings of caring and qualified professionals who are committed to creating a nurturing and supportive environment that is conducive to student learning and growth. See a complete list of MEI’s Secondary School staff members below.

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Principal & Vice-Principals

M. Thiessen

Mr. Mark Thiessen

Principal
Mr. Thiessen is in his 3rd year as Principal of MEI Secondary. He came to MEI after 21 years of teaching and leadership experience in School District No. 27, where he most recently served as Superintendent from 2012 to 2016. He and his wife Tracey have four children, two of whom attend MEI.
E-Mail: mthiessen@meischools.com

M. Bergen

Mr. Marc Bergen

Vice-Principal
Mr. Bergen is in his 19th year in education and has worked as teacher and administrator in both public and independent schools. Prior to working at MEI, he served as the Assistant Academic Principal in a Christian school (SPH KV) in Jakarta, Indonesia. His wife, Hilary, works at MEI Middle School, and his two children attend MEI Secondary.
E-Mail: mbergen@meischools.com


Secondary Teachers

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R. Balzer

Mr. R. Balzer

Mathematics

S. Cooney

Mr S. Cooney

Bible & Math

V. Drew

Mrs. V. Drew

Bible & French

G. Dyck

Mr. G. Dyck

Chemistry

A. Flore

Ms. A. Flore

English

G. Funk

Mr. G. Funk

History & Geography

C. Girard

Mr. C. Girard

Student Services

S. Hawkes

Mrs. S. Hawkes

PE & Art

P. Hay

Mr P. Hay

Hockey Academy

F. Hofenk

Ms. F. Hofenk

Learning Support

C. Joiner

Mr. C. Joiner

Performing Arts

E. Klassen

Mrs. E. Klassen

Mathematics

G. Klassen

Mr. G. Klassen

Math & Bible

C. Loewen

Mr. C. Loewen

Biology

K. Meindertsma

Mrs.Meindertsma

Physical Education

A. Murray

Mrs. A. Murray

Fine Arts

G. Nickel

Mr. G. Nickel

English

M. Opp

Mr. M. Opp

Info Tech

D. Peters

Mr. D. Peters

Spanish

D. Peters

Mrs. D. Peters

Physical Education

C. Ratzlaff

Ms. C. Ratzlaff

Student Services

W. Redekop

Mr. W. Redekop

Business Education

M. Rempel

Mr. M. Rempel

Science

D. Renfrey

Mr. D. Renfrey

Bible & Socials

V. Ritter

Mrs. V. Ritter

Math & Science

D. Shuel

Mr. D. Shuel

Bible & PE

T. Smith

Mr. T. Smith

Social Studies & PE

Mrs. S. Thatcher

Mrs. S. Thatcher

Learning Support

R. Thiessen

Mr. R. Thiessen

Social Studies

T. Ward

Mr. T. Ward

Applied Skills

D. Wedel

Mr. D. Wedel

Performing Arts

D. Weiss

Mr. D. Weiss

Bible & Info Tech

J. Williams

Mr. J. Wiliams

English


Support Staff

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G. Brittain

Mr. G. Brittain

Education Assistant

L. Dahl

Mrs. L. Dahl

Music Assistant

M. Dirks

Mrs. M. Dirks

Secretary

R. Ewoniak

Ms. R. Ewoniak

Education Assistant

T. Friesen

Mrs. T. Friesen

Education Assistant

S. Gorsalitz

Miss S. Gorsalitz

Education Assistant

R. Havinga

Mr. R. Havinga

IT Manager

K. Janzen

Mr. K. Janzen

Education Assistant

D. Kropp

Mr. D. Kropp

Education Assistant

T. Lewis

Mr. T. Lewis

IT Support

T. McNeill

Mrs. T. McNeill

Education Assistant

S. Pauls

Mrs. S. Pauls

Secretary

S. Penner

Ms. S. Penner

Library Technician

J. Pool

Mrs. J. Pool

Secretary

V. Richardson

Mr. V. Richardson

Education Assistant

A. Schulz

Mrs. A. Schulz

Education Assistant

J. Tranquada

Mrs. J. Tranquada

Education Assistant

V. Tilitzky

Mrs. V. Tilitzky

Secretary

J. Torio

Mrs. J. Torio

Education Assistant

C. Wheaton

Mrs. C. Wheaton

Education Assistant