Group Director of Schools
Ian McNiff is the Group Director of Schools at Athena Education. Ian has over 35 years of experience working for the government regulating bodies and schools within the Middle East as well as in the United Kingdom. He has been the Director of UK schools as well as one of the largest Catholic school groups in the UK. Ian has also worked in public office in the UK for various ministries, and he brings a vast amount of experience, knowledge, and passion for learning and teaching to the organization and its portfolio schools.
Dr. Tim Hughes
Group Director of School Improvement
Dr. Gihan Fradi
Group Head of Curriculum & Assessment
Dr. Fradi is responsible for coordination and development of academic curriculums across all Athena Schools. Informing schools are meeting graduation requirements as well as conducting internal and external assessments. Ensuring various standards and curriculum are being met such as Grade Level Curriculum standards and the National Agenda Education Requirements. Dr. Fradi has been working within schools for the past ten years. She brings a vast amount of information in regards to curriculum development and assessment.