Performing Arts Department Head

Olga van Doorn

Her mission is to inspire students to love music as much as she does and to be lifelong learners.

Biography

This is Olga’s third year at DAIS and she is thrilled to be here in the role of the band and music theory teacher and the head of performing arts department. Having previously taught in Africa, southern China, and Cambodia, Olga brings a wealth of international experience and perspective. She holds dual Master degrees in pedagogy and methodology in both music and primary education, and she has experience teaching all levels of band, choir, and music theory.

Her mission is to inspire students to love music as much as she does and to be lifelong learners. She draws her inspiration from her students and feels fortunate that her life allows her to contribute to their musical development.