New Zealand Branch Office Manager
Resource Development Team
BEd, TTC (Comm)
Helen is a former teacher and principal who enjoys developing high quality resources that inspire students by introducing them to experts like artists and historians, and that reduce the pressures on teachers by providing background research and top quality student resources.
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Dean worked for many years in sales in the IT industry before establishing Integrated Education Ltd with Helen. He directs all administration, sales, and financial matters within Integrated Education Ltd.
Elizabeth has worked in the Integrated Education office since 2002 and is responsible for customer service, receiving and dispatching orders, answering queries and accounts receivable. She is the person New Zealand teachers are most likely to speak with.
Elizabeth graduated from Auckland College of Education in Dec 1999 with a Bachelor of Education.She taught Years 1 - 3 at Red Beach School for 4 years before spending 22 months working as the New Zealand recruitment manager for TimePlan Education in London and travelling around Europe. After returning home to NZ she taught Years 6 - 8 at KingsWay School for 6 months (2 terms) where she worked as the Art Specialist in the Middle School.
"As a freelance designer, the depth of my involvement is usually determined by the client's requirements and vision".
Qualifications & experience
A recent life highlight was 10 months overseas travel in Canada, Europe and Asia, including an invitational visit to the Solomon R. Guggenheim New York to observe one of their educational programs in action
Dip Tchg, B.Ed
Kerryn has been involved in education since leaving school. With experience in Early Childhood and Primary education she enjoys connecting with children, igniting and fuelling an interest, love and thirst to learn more of the world around them. Since leaving the classroom she has produced an educational video, and become involved and passionate about providing teachers with quality resources that enable them to connect with their students. She believes that Integrated Education Ltd does this very well and enjoys being part of the team to provide great resources for teachers to enable their students to become great.
Jane has recently studied Videography and Art at The Learning Connection, created courses on 'movie making' and developed a 'prototype artist protégé program.
Jane says, "Celebrate Art NZ has done so much for Art Appreciation. The publications go from strength to strength and are constantly evolving. It is a privilege to have any association with Helen and Dean Pearson."
Naomi studied Design in 1997 and completed a Bachelor of Creative Arts in 2001. She spent time in 2002 working with underprivileged children in India and worked in pastoral care at art colleges throughout Sydney during 2003-2005. She joined our research team in 2006.
Kathryn has over six years’ experience in the design and print industry. With a Bachelor of Design from Unitec in Auckland, she began her career as a junior mac operator. She soon excelled to the position of senior graphic designer within the company, gaining a wealth of knowledge and skills. Now, Kathryn owns and directs her own successful company, creating everything from the smallest labels, websites and brochures to the printed book.
In her spare time, Kathryn enjoys reading, painting and tramping in New Zealand's beautiful nature. Her greatest success is being a proud wife and mother.