New Staff 2019 - 2020
Moira Fricke--Mrs. Fricke comes to St. John Brebeuf from a varied background in Education. She has a Masters Degree in Educational Studies from Trinity Western University, and began her career teaching at St. Thomas Aquinas in North Vancouver. She has spent time working in the Langley School District and at Langley Christian, centering her efforts in Special Education. Most recently, Moira has done contract work with Columbia Bible College and with KPU, training and educating Educational Assistants. Mrs. Fricke will be working with Mrs. Sousa in the Learning Resource Department. We are very pleased to have Mrs. Fricke join our SJB team.
Melissa Godbout--Mrs. Godbout is joining us in the Media/Promotions and Project Development position at SJB, vacated by Mrs. Fronteddu. Mrs. Godbout has significant experience in communications, social media/web management, and media promotions. She brings enthusiasm and positive energy to everything she does. Mrs. Godbout is married with 4 daughters, all of whom attend St. Mary’s School in Chilliwack. We are excited to have Mrs. Godbout as part of our SJB family.
Ania Neuls--Mrs. Neuls grew up in Chilliwack where she and her family have been actively involved in St. Mary’s Parish and the Archdiocese of Vancouver. After completing her Arts and her Education degrees at UBC, Mrs. Neuls worked at OLPH Elementary in Vancouver as an Educational Assistant, as a Teacher On Call, and as a Grade 4 teacher. She then moved to St. Thomas Aquinas in North Vancouver where she taught senior English, French, and IT. Mrs. Neuls comes to St. John Brebeuf with a multitude of extra-curricular experiences, and a willingness to get involved in a variety of aspects of the school. She will be working primarily in the English Department. We are very pleased to welcome Mrs. Neuls to our SJB team.
Frank Foster--Mr. Foster is a graduate of St. John Brebeuf High School, and recently served as an Educational Assistant at SJB for the 2017-2018 school year. Mr. Foster completed his Bachelor of Science Degree at UFV, and recently finished his teaching program also through UFV. He will be teaching Sciences and Math at St. John Brebeuf, and is excited to be a part of the SJB community again, and to get involved wherever he can. We welcome Frank back home to SJB.
Susan Sousa--Mrs. Sousa spent 16 years teaching English and Religion at Holy Cross High School in Surrey. During those years she gained significant experience in supporting students with learning challenges, and planning methods and adaptations to help those students achieve to the best of their abilities. Mrs. Sousa will be working with Mrs. Fricke in the Learning Resource Department. Please join us in welcoming Mrs. Sousa to our SJB Family.
Scott Van Vliet--Mr. Van Vliet is also a former student of St. John Brebeuf, graduating in 2015. While at SJB, he was involved in a variety of activities, including drama productions, athletics, and Life and Justice. Mr. Van Vliet completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology at UBC, and has experience in working with people with special needs. He will be joining us as an Educational Assistant, and we welcome him back to SJB.