Katie Sutherland enters her 10th year in the classroom and holds a Master’s Degree in Education, with a specialization in Guidance and Counseling, from Ateneo De Manila University, in the Philippines, from which she also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.
Mrs. Sutherland also holds an Elementary Education Teaching Certificate from George Mason University in Virginia, USA, as well as a Postgraduate Professional Teaching License in Elementary Education from the State of Virginia.
“I am so excited to be part of the Concordia community. My husband and two boys have been fully immersed since January and my daughter and I are so happy to be able to be more intimately involved this school year.”
A gifted athlete as well as an educator, Mrs. Sutherland has represented her country on the soccer field. “I played soccer my whole life and was a member of the Philippine Women’s National Football Team. It was with great honor and pride that I represented the Philippines in the Asian Women’s Cup held in the Philippines (1999) and in Chinese-Taipei (2001) and the Southeast Asia Games held in Malaysia (2001).”
Prior to joining Concordia in August 2017, Mrs. Sutherland was with Brent International School in Manila, where she taught in the elementary school, served as the Middle School Guidance Counselor, the Varsity Girl’s Soccer Coach and the Middle School Student Council Advisor.
Mrs. Sutherland is married to Concordia Upper School Principal, Dr. Ian Sutherland. Her hobbies include travel and adventures with her family as well as playing soccer.