Assistant Head of Senior School (Enrichment Programmes)
A Glasgow native, Chris joins Dulwich College Suzhou having spent 6 years as Director of Sport in Houston, Texas. Prior to that, Chris spent the rest of his career in various schools in the west coast of Scotland teaching physical education in the public sector, as well as leading and coaching successful school, club, and senior men's rugby programs. With 15 years as a teacher and 20 years as a coach, he has accumulated experience in delivering Physical Education in Scottish and English National Curriculums, as well as Certificate Sport at Standard Grade and Higher PE (Scotland), as well as GCSE PE, BTEC Sport, IB Sport, Health & Exercise Science as well as the Sports Leader Award.
Chris graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2003 after completing teacher training in the prestigious Moray House Institute of Education. Chris continues a proud family line of educators being the third generation of his family, following in the footsteps of his mother and grandmother, who graduated from Moray House Institute before him.
Chris is an accomplished sportsman having represented Scotland in Rugby at International level and having played for several Premier League Clubs in Scotland, and having won several National Weightlifting Championships and was a County Pentathlete whilst at High School. In order to maintain his active interests, he now enjoys playing recreational football, touch rugby, and group exercise classes.