Our Leadership Team


Ann Godley, B.A., M.Ed.

Co-Founder and Director

Originally from Iowa, Ann has held education leadership positions at American Schools in Belgium, Singapore, Mexico, and Abu Dhabi. She completed her Masters in Education at Michigan State University and is an expert in curriculum and instruction for early years education. Ann is loved by both the students and the staff, and is the heart of the Mt. Elizabeth Academy experience.

Certifications/Degrees
– B.A., University of Iowa
– M.Ed., Michigan State University
– 6 Traits Writing Certification
– International Baccalaureate/PYP Certification
– Play Based Learning Implementation
– Georgia Bright from the Start -Director Certification


Rob Godley, B.Sc., B.Ed., M.A., M.Ed.

Co-Founder and President

Originally from Toronto, Rob is a dedicated, tireless community leader. He has dedicated the past 25 years to excellence in global education. Rob has held leadership positions with American schools around the world including The International School of Brussels, Singapore American School, American School of Mexico City, and the American International School in Abu Dhabi. He is passionate about teacher development, mentoring aspiring leaders, and leading by example.

Certifications/Degrees
– Georgia Bright from the Start -Director Certification
– M.Ed., Michigan State University
– M.A., Michigan State University
– Special Ed. Specialist, Mt. Allison University
– B.Ed., Mt. Allison University
– B.A., Western University


Dr. April Anderson, Ed. D

Director of Academics

April is a lifelong educator having served as an Assistant Superintendent of Schools, Curriculum Director, Principal, Counselor, and Teacher. She received her Doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University. April also holds a Specialist degree in Leadership, a Master’s Degree in Counseling, and Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work. April is passionate about developing and delivering a research-based and engaging curriculum.


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