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

  • Neil Hendry (Head Teacher)
  • Alison Drysdale (Depute Head Teacher & Year Head for S1)
  • David Anderson (Depute Head Teacher & Year Head for S5/6)
  • Alasdair O’Connor (Depute Head Teacher & Year Head for S4)
  • Laura O’Connor ( Depute Head Teacher & Year Head for S3)
  • Struan Gardner (Depute Head Teacher  & Year Head for S2)
  • Marion Morrell (Cluster Business Manager)

Principal Teachers of Guidance

  • Jemma Campbell (Barra House)
  • Sian Penter (Crichie House)
  • Amy Sherrington (Davah House Tuesday to Friday)
  • Ellie Crabb (Davah House – Monday)
  • Emma Farquhar, (Harlaw House)
  • Debbie May (Selbie House Monday to Wednesday)
  • Katy Taylor (Selbie House Thursday/Friday)
  • Scott Willis (Thainstone House)

Principal Teachers (Faculty)

  • Joanna Campbell (Creative Arts)
  • Jill Milne (English – maternity leave)
  • Katie Mackintosh (English – Monday- Thursday)
  • Aemilia Ross (English – Friday)
  • Graeme Cowie (Health and Wellbeing)
  • Julian Shepherd – (Humanities)
  • Duncan Webster (Science)
  • Heather Paterson (Technical and Vocational Education)
  • Claire Taylor (Modern Languages)
  • Anne Kelly  (Maths)
  • Eveann Holroyd-Ogston (Business and Information Technology)
  • Fiona Littlejohn (Additional Support for Learning Team)
  • Diane McFarland  (Additional Support for Learning Team)
  • Rebecca Lopez (Pupil Development)