Meet the Faculty

Geoffrey Tiller


Head of School

Geoffrey Tiller is Burlington Royal Arts Academy's Head of School.

Mark Terpstra

B.A.Econ, B.A.Com, M.A.Econ

Economics Teacher

Mark graduated from McMaster University with a Combined Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in both Communications and Economics....

Kimberly Collins


Graphic Design and Visual Arts Teacher

Kimberly is a graduate of George Brown College and the Academy of Design in Toronto. As a Registered...

Thomas Killip


Musical Theatre Teacher

Thomas is a passionate teacher and artist, most recently graduating from Queen’s university obtaining his Bachelor of Education,...

Desi Murati

English Teacher

Desi Murati is an OCT certified educator with thirty years of teaching experience in Canada and abroad as...

Ardiana Bani

B.A., M.Sc.

Mathematics & Computer Science Teacher / Guidance Counselor

Ardiana is a certified math and science teacher with OCT since 2001 and has been in good standing...

Sophia Zhang


Media Arts Teacher

Sophia Zhang is a film award winner and nominee of 7 film festivals across Canada, United States, and...

Alexander Condie


Marketing Specialist

Alexander Condie graduated from Queen's University with a Bachelor of Arts, and continued his education at Ryerson University...

Shanshan He

Marketing Specialist

Shanshan He graduated from Zhejiang University with a major in Business Administration. She has 8 years of marketing...

Cynthia Zhao

Homestay Advisor for International Students

Cynthia was raised in a teacher’s family and she graduated from Nanjing Normal University, China in 1993. She...

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