GLOBAL School Searches and the GLOBAL School Consulting Group are pleased to join the Board of the Pan American Christian Academy in announcing the appointment of Mr. Stephen Meier as the next Superintendent of PACA. Stephen, selected from among several qualified and experienced educators and school leaders, will be stepping into the role during the transition to the 2022-23 school year.
Mr. Stephen is uniquely qualified for the position. He and his wife Cristina were students in international Christian schools, and have vibrant Christian testimonies and a deep commitment to International Christian Education.
Stephen has served as Head of School at Brazosport Christian School (Texas) and Hope International School (China), and he has Principal experience at Alliance Academy International (Ecuador) and Oasis International School (Turkey). Stephen earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Liberty University, including a B.S. in Biblical Studies, MAR in Pastoral Counselling, MRE in Counselling, and a MEd in Administration and Supervision.
PACA is a Christian academy offering American and Brazilian curricula in São Paulo. We work with an average of 345 students from different parts of the world with an American-style PreK-12 Program. Since 1960, PACA has served the local and international community of São Paulo. The PACA Superintendent reports to the Board of Trustees and is accountable for inspiring and directing the administrative and instructional staff in setting and achieving the highest standards of excellence so that each student may be provided with an educational program of the highest quality. The Superintendent will also efficiently oversee and administer all programs, facilities, property, and funds.
Congratulations to Stephen Meier, the PACA School Board, and the school community as they begin a new chapter of PACA’s ministry under the Stephen’s leadership.