Gary Godkin

Head of Senior School

Gary Godkin is Ashbury’s Head of Senior School. Gary is the former Director of Senior School at St. Andrew’s College, a 112 year old day and boarding school in Aurora, Ontario.

Gary grew up in southwestern Ontario and started his career teaching mathematics and computer science and became a Department Head in two public schools. He then moved to ING Canada as a Senior Consultant in Information Technology and returned to teaching at St. Andrew’s College. He became Director of Administration and then Director of Senior School at SAC. 

Passionate about teaching, learning and educational leadership, Gary has his Principal’s Qualifications and the CAIS Diploma in Independent School Leadership. He has been a presenter at conferences in North America and Europe and completed his M.Ed., specializing in school-parent communication. Gary is also a superb athlete and coach, having taken teams in hockey, baseball and badminton to the OFSAA Provincial Championships. 

Ashbury College

362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa
Ontario, Canada, K1M 0T3
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