|Blair Lee – Head of School
Blair is a versatile, dedicated, and student-focused professional with more than 20 years of experience in educational leadership. Throughout his career, he has successfully created supportive learning communities by developing a positive school culture, supporting and leading professional growth for faculty and staff, implementing instructional strategies and assessment tools that help students find success, and partnering with parents. His previous international experience includes positions at the American International School of Kuwait, Mount Zaagham International School and Seoul Foreign School. Blair holds an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from Lehigh University (USA), an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from the University of Regina (Canada), and a B.Ed. from the University of Saskatchewan (Canada). Blair is excited to join the community at Dalian American International School along with his wife, Kim, and two teenage sons, Hudson and Maguire.
|Nathan Burton - Principal for the Secondary Divisions
Nathan Burton is a twenty-four year veteran with degrees in Business Education and School Administration. Nathan is a North Carolina native and world traveler, who is passionate about service learning, global citizenry and problem-based learning. Nathan's professional experience includes two years at Covenant Christian School (K-8) as a middle school teacher, 17 years at Paisley International Baccalaureate Magnet School (grades 6-10) as a teacher, athletic director and administrator, and five years at John F. Kennedy High School as assistant principal. Nathan has also served as a volleyball and track coach and is a certified tennis professional with the United States Professional Tennis Registry. Whether as a coach, teacher or administrator, Nathan is dedicated to building efficacy in students and teachers.
|Ryne Holstrom - Assistant Principal for the Secondary Divisions|
|Audrey Wong - Director of Business Development & Communications|
|Tiffany Wei - Business Manager|