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BIS Live! Virtual Information Session - Introduction to our Secondary School

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New Faculty 2021 - 2022

We warmly welcome our newest faculty members to our big BIS Dragon community.

Mr. Alex Whitaker, from the UK, is our Primary Principal and joins us from the International School Stuttgart where he was Assistant Primary Principal. 

Ms. Anabel Alvarez, from the USA, is part of the Secondary Learning Support team. Ms. Alvarez was previously working for the Los Angeles Unified School District as a special education teacher.  

Ms. Bina Shah, from the USA, is our Assistant Secondary Principal and joins us from Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Peru, where she was also Assistant Secondary Principal. 

Ms Emily Veres, from the USA, is teaching Secondary Science. Ms. Veres joins us from the International School of Amsterdam where she taught Science.

Ms. Nadine Dannhauser, from South Africa, is teaching English Language and Literature in Secondary. She was previously teaching at the Ying Cai International High School in Fujian, China. At the time of writing, we are still hoping that Ms. Dannhauser will be able to enter Germany from South Africa before school starts. 

Ms. TaRaea Todtenhoefer, from the USA, is teaching Grade 2  Ms Todtenhoefer was previously teaching at an elementary school in Texas and before that at the JFK school in Berlin. 

Ms. Yael Schloss from the USA is teaching Primary Art. Yael was previously teaching at IBIS here in Bonn. 

We also warmly welcome Ms. Bethany Walk and Ms. Maren Trautwein back from their maternity leaves.