Meet the Faculty

Geoffrey Tiller


Head of School

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

Jennifer Feere

Assistant to Principal/Admin Coordinator

Jennifer attended Ryerson University's continuing studies program in Office and Information Management.  Jennifer brings a wealth of experience...

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....

An English Teacher

Zoe Kourtis


English & English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher

Zoe is the English and English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher at BRAA. She graduated from McMaster...

Sarah Arulanandam

M.A.Sc., P.Eng

Mathematics & Science Teacher

With a background of education and experience across numerous institutions, Sarah Arulanandam brings a strong background as a...

Thomas Killip


Musical Theatre Teacher

Thomas is thrilled to be joining Burlington Royal Arts Academy for his second year! Thomas has a Background...

Media Arts Teacher

François Aubry

Media Arts Teacher

François Aubry entered the world of filmmaking at the National Film Board of Canada where he spent 10...

Fiona Johnston

Admin Support

Fiona Johnston is a highly dedicated, resourceful, and team-oriented professional with many years of experience in administration.

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...