Extended Leadership Team


The real value of Inverurie Academy is to be found in our people; staff, students, parents and community partners.  Full ‘staff team’ information can be found by looking in each of the Faculty areas.  However, please find information below about our Extended Leadership Team.

Senior Leadership Team

  • Mark Jones (Rector)
  • Alison Drysdale (Depute Rector & Year Head for S1 & S4)
  • Dawn Lynch (Depute Rector & Year Head for Targeted Support)
  • David Anderson (Acting Depute Rector & Year Head for S2 & S5)
  • Alasdair O’Connor (Depute Rector & Year Head for S3 & S6)
  • Julian Shepherd (Acting Depute Rector)
  • Marion Morrell (Cluster Business Manager)

Principal Teachers of Guidance

  • Phil Littler (Barra House)
  • Sian Penter (Crichie House)
  • Alex Clark, Acting (Crichie House)
  • Scott Willis, Acting (Davah House)
  • Emma Farquhar, (Harlaw House)
  • Debbie May (Selbie House)
  • Katy Taylor (Selbie House)

Principal Teachers (Faculty)

  • Olefine Richardson (Creative Arts)
  • Jill Milne (English)
  • Katie MacKintosh, Acting (English)
  • Graeme Cowie (Health and Wellbeing)
  • Julian Shepherd – (Humanities)
  • Suzanne Gibson, Acting (Humanities)
  • Jenna Jones, Acting (Humanities)
  • Duncan Webster (Science)
  • Iain MacIver (Technical and Vocational Education)
  • Claire Taylor (Modern Languages)
  • Alan Watkinson (Maths)
  • Eveann Holroyd-Ogston (Business and Information Technology)
  • Fiona Littlejohn (Additional Support for Learning Team)
  • Diane McFarland  (Additional Support for Learning Team)