GLOBAL School Searches and the GLOBAL School Consulting Group are pleased to join the Board of the BridgeWay North American School in announcing the appointment of Mr. Kevin Passafiume as the next Director of BridgeWay. Kevin, selected from other qualified and experienced educators and school leaders, will be stepping into the 2022-23 school year role. BridgeWay is in Mexico City, Mexico.
Kevin and his wife Amy will be relocating from Hanoi, where Kevin has most recently served as the Transformation Lead in the Office of the Superintendent of The Dewey Schools. In addition, he has previously served as Deputy Head of English Programs at TDS; Teacher, Counsellor, and Communications and Policy Advisor at Daystar Academy in Beijing, China; and as a Teacher at American Creativity Academy in Kuwait.
Kevin’s prior experience was primarily in government service in Canada, where he held Senior Advisor and Manager posts in different government ministries. His professional preparation includes undergraduate degrees in Political Science and Education, a master’s in Counselling, and coursework toward a Doctor of Education degree. In addition, Kevin has experience, training, and certificates in leadership, management, communication, change management, education, accreditation, teaching, and strategic position, all of which qualify him uniquely for leadership of this emerging international Christian School.
The Board of BridgeWay, in its announcement to the school community, communicated their excitement about Kevin’s appointment, indicating, “Kevin brings a great deal of experience that is essential for the ongoing growth and excellence of BridgeWay, which will greatly serve our families and students” and that Kevin will help to “bring BridgeWay into the future.” As Director of the BridgeWay North American School, Kevin will lead a team of teachers and staff to see children and families impacted through transformational education. BridgeWay loves and equips students by providing a values-based bilingual education taught primarily by Canadian, American, and Mexican teachers in preparation for Mexican, American, and Canadian universities.
Congratulations to Kevin, the BridgeWay School Board, and the school community as they begin a new chapter of the School’s ministry under Kevin’s leadership. The GLOBAL Group is gratified to have contributed to the recruitment and selection of Kevin for this position, underscoring our commitment to providing world-class services to our client schools and leaders.