All of our staff are Ontario Certified Teachers who have experience teaching in Ontario schools.

Executive Director

Alex van Donkersgoed OCT

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Course Developer

Scott Newbury OCT

Course Developer

Chad Haverkamp OCT

Alex van Donkersgoed has been teaching since 2001. In addition to his role with Nimbus he is a classroom teacher at Halton Hills Christian School. He attended Calvin College to earn a BA in History and received his OCT from Redeemer University College.

He currently lives in Acton with his wife Willena and 3 children. He loves to play basketball and all manner of card and board games. Technology and its role in education has become a significant part of his life.

Scott Newbury has been teaching since 2003 and is currently employed at Brampton Christian School (since 2007). He attended Memorial University of Newfoundland where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Joint-Major in Physics and Applied Mathematics) and a Bachelor of Education. He enjoys teaching Math and has taught many of the courses offered at the high school level.

He currently lives in Orangeville with his wife, Heather, and two daughters. They are a musical family and play multiple instruments and lead worship in church. He enjoys sports (such as Badminton and Ultimate Frisbee) and is also very interested in technology.

Chad Haverkamp has been teaching since 2014 and has been teaching grades 7 and 8 at Jarvis Community Christian School since he began his career. He completed study at Redeemer University College in 2012 where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Major in Mathematics). He then furthered his pursuit of education by attending D'Youville College and graduated in 2013 with a Masters of Science in Adolescence Education. His specialty is focused primarily in physical education and mathematics, but he also enjoys teaching many other subjects.

He currently lives in Brantford, Ontario with his wife, Karisa. He enjoys sports (particularly soccer and basketball) and strategy games. He is an active participant in his church in Jerseyville where he volunteers in a variety of capacities such as janitor and visual projection operator.