LEADERSHIP

EDWARD J. SHANAHAN,

Founding President

Edward J. Shanahan has been in secondary and post-secondary education in New England for over 40 years.
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Emily McCarren

Executive Head Of School

Dr. Emily McCarren is the Executive Head of School at Keystone Academy in Beijing, China. Previously, she was the Academy (High School) Principal at the Punahou School in Honolulu Hawaii, the largest single campus K-12 independent school in the United States. 
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Lili Jia,

Associate Head Of School And Dean Of Curriculum

Lili Jia is a passionate teacher and educator with more than 27 years of experience.
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Régine de Blegiers

Head Of High School

Régine de Blegiers began her career in business but realized that her passion was education. She has spent the last 27 years in Asia, predominantly in the Philippines, and has worked in five international schools.
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MEREDITH PHINNEY

Head Of Middle School

Meredith Phinney is Head of Middle School at Keystone.
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BERYL NICHOLSON

Head Of Primary School

Beryl Nicholson has been working in International Schools for over 30 years.
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GRACE WANG

Head Of Primary School

Grace Wang joined in Keystone Primary School as a founding staff member in 2014.
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KELLI SANCHEZ

Dean Of Faculty

Kelli Sanchez has worked in several different capacities during her time as an educator.
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CHRIS MCCOLL

Dean Of Admission

A graduate of Johns Hopkins and Georgetown universities, Chris McColl spent seven years working at St. Albans School and National Cathedral School in Washington, DC before moving to London, where he spent 10 years as a teacher and administrator at the American School in London.
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NICK DANIEL

Assistant Head Of High School And IBDP Coordinator

Nick Daniel has worked in IB schools across the world for two decades, including postings in Peru, Argentina, Thailand and China.
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GAO HONGWEI

Assistant Head Of Middle School

Hongwei Gao has been an IB educator for more than seventeen years. She is an MYP and DP workshop leader and a TOK examiner.
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Terry Linton

Assistant Head Of Middle School

Terry Linton is the Assistant Head of Middle School. He is an experienced international educator, and Keystone is his fourth IB World School.
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KACY SONG

Director Of Libraries

Kacy Song is the Director of Libraries.
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SANDRA CHOW

Director of Digital & Innovative Learning

Sandra Chow is dedicated to preparing the next generation for their future.
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