Leica is a passionate educational leader who firmly values holistic education and nurturing students as global citizens. She has twenty years of experience working in pastoral and curriculum focused roles in various educational contexts, including day and boarding schools, all girls and co-educational schools, long-established and relatively new schools, and Australian and international schools. She believes that relationships make the most significant impact in education, including those between schools and communities, school leaders and staff, and teachers and students.
Leica is Assistant Head at Taipei European School, Taiwan. She leads, coaches, and inspires the Curriculum Leadership Team to ensure that Heads of Departments and teachers are empowered to provide the highest quality teaching and learning, resulting in students truly learning and flourishing. Leica is an IB Examiner for Theory of Knowledge (TOK) and the school’s TOK subject-lead. With a passion for oracy, she coaches debating and is a Voice 21 International Oracy Leader. Leica is a member of the school’s Gender Equity Education Committee, utilising her extensive experience in pastoral care and safeguarding with the local context.