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Senior Administration

The Senior Administration of Pickering College is responsible for academic and co-curricular programs, personnel, budget development and administration, operational policies, physical plant maintenance, admissions, marketing and communications, and institutional advancement. The Management Team meets once a cycle (every eight days) to make decisions, review important matters in the life of the school and monitor progress toward short-term and long-term goals.

The Management Team includes:

Peter Sturrup, BA, BEd, MA, OCT
Head of School

Janet Downer, BA, MA, MLIS, BEd, OCT
Assistant Head, Academics

Nicole Murphy, BComm (Hons), CA
Assistant Head, Finance & Operations

Jessie-May Rowntree, BA (Hons)
Executive Director, Admission and Marketing

T. Ann Smiley, BA, LLB, MBA 
Executive Director, Development

Chris Schneider, BA, MA, BEd, OCT
Director of Senior School

Julie Clement, BSc, MA, BEd
Director of Middle School

Maria Di Mambro, BA, BEd, OCT
Director of Junior School

Kimberly Bartlett, BA, (Hons) BEd, MEd, OCT, Principal's Qualifications
Senior Director of Teaching, Learning & Strategic Partnerships

Julia Hunt, BA (Hons), BEd, MA, OCT, Principal's Qualifications
Senior Director, Strategic Innovation

Laura Mason, RN
Director of Boarding and Student Life

Mike Weiler
Director of Facilities

Shannon Kelly, BA, CHRL
Human Resources Manager
(in advisory capacity)