On April 7, Havergal’s Board of Governors announced the appointment of our new Principal, Dr. Katrina Samson, who will join the school community on July 1, 2021.
Dr. Samson is a vibrant, passionate educator who is committed to a student-centred approach. She has been the Head of School at Appleby College since 2010, where she also held positions as Director of the Upper School and Assistant Head of School, Student Life while teaching English literature throughout her tenure. Her energy and enthusiasm underpin her solid professional credentials. She has an impressive educational background with a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education from Queen’s University and continues her involvement with the school as a member of the Queen’s University Council. Her post-graduate studies include a Master’s degree from the University of Ottawa and a PhD in Educational Leadership and Administration from the University of Toronto.
We look forward to welcoming Dr. Samson to the Havergal community!