School Board

Windhoek International School is a Section 21 (not for profit) company registered in Namibia.

 

It is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors numbering not fewer than 7 and not more than 12.

 

Some Board Members are elected by parents and others are appointed directly by the Board itself.  The Board also includes a member of staff elected by his/her peers with full voting rights.

 

Board Members serve two-year terms but may be re-elected or re-appointed.

 

The Educational Director, Primary Principal and Secondary Principal attend Board meetings as ex officio members.

 

The 2021 Board includes Members from Namibia, South Africa, Poland, USA and Zimbabwe.

Directors

  • Albun ARMSTRONG*

  • Vincent BRIDGENS* 

  • Belinda BRUWER* (Chair)

  • John CHADYIWA* (Vice-Chair)

  • James DAMON* (Treasurer) 

  • Tura MURDOCK*

  • Vengesai MUZENDA*

  • Edmund NEL*

  • Beata STEPHANUS*

  • Liezel SWART*

  • Charmaine van der WESTHUIZEN*
     

* Current WIS parent.

 

Ex-officio

  • Peter MacKenzie: Director

  • Maggie Reiff: Secondary Principal

  • Beth Smith: Primary Principal​​

For any inquiries, please contact the Chair of the Board: chairbod@wis.edu.na