University of Winnipeg                          

B.Education       2012

BA  History/Philosophy       2009  





QSI International School of Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia           2015-present

 AP Psychology, AP Economics, AP Seminar, Debate/MUN coach, Gr. 6, 8, 10 Literature

QSI Yerevan, Armenia                             2015

 7th, 8th grade     World History, Literature, Writing

Grant Park High School                       2012-2014

AP Psychology, Spanish 9-12,  Gr. 9 Social Studies, Gr. 10 English, Debate/Public Speaking

Seven Oaks School Division, Winnipeg                 2006

 Teacher Aide – Level 3 individual support, ESL tutor



QSI Tbilisi  2016-2017   

Hosted 2 debate tournaments (Canadian Parliamentary), The Hague MUN coach, organized camping trip for 100 people, organized week-long adventure hiking trip in Georgia for group of 10.

Grant Park HS  2012-2015    

Debate Coach, Fair Trade committee, Philosophy Café, Great Books program

Saint Margaret’s Anglican Church   2004 – 2011  

Choir, Board Member, Editor,  Lecture Committee: Margaret Visser, Stanley Hauerwas, Marilynne Robinson  

Manitoba Chamber Orchestra        2005 – 2011

Concert Organizer (independent) 2004 – 2010     

Ron Paley jazz trio, Mozart Clarinet Quintet, Bach Cello Suites, Indian Raga, Papa Mambo

Archaeological Dig – 2001   Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Tel Rehov 



PD sessions – QSI Tbilisi:  “Socratic Discussions”, “Creating Habits of Thinking”

Canadian Association of School Administrators – Leaders and Learners   Winter 2014/2015

               “Philosophic Questions Develop Meta-Cognitive Skills”

Advanced Placement Conferences     Psychology, Economics, Seminar

SAGE Manitoba Social Studies Presentations:

Philosophy Café program at Grant Park HS”   2014

             “Introducing the Political Spectrum through Debate”                        2013

             “Finding, Selecting, and Using Older Primary Sources for Canadian History”  (Siebert/L. Broadhurst)   2011



 University of Winnipeg

Carl Ridd Scholarship in Humanities and Community Service           2010

Aesthetics and Continental Thought Prize Philosophy  Dept.              2006



Best Column Series – ChristianWeek, Canadian Church Press      2008

                  “Do Free Markets Foster the Decline of Virtue?”

General Excellence – ChristianWeek Newspaper                               2008

Aviation Scholarship – Providence College                                         2000

Top Power Mechanics Student – Kildonan East Collegiate              1999



Other WORK experience

Resource Aide

Occupational Rehab Group of Canada – Neuro-recovery, speech therapy, residential care with wide variety of brain injury and psychological patients  2003-2015

Life’s Journey – Fetal-Alcohol Spectrum Disorder – High Risk to Re-offend unit 2008-2009

SCE LifeWorks  – Eye Transfer Communication (ETRAN)    2003-2004


Managing Editor             

            ChristianWeek Newspaper                      2006 – 2007


            Silvaram and Folklore                               2003 – 2004



Spanish (fluent)


Third culture kid (grew up in Medellin and Bogota Colombia)

Automotive Apprenticeship

Private Pilot License





One thought on “CV

  1. Rod Clifton

    Andrew and Rachel,
    Good to hear from you and that you are having an interesting and educational time. You are missed.
    Rod and Elaine Clifton

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