Middle / High School Staff

Mike Campbell
Mike Campbell
Principal PreK-12

Mike is in his 15th year of teaching in Christian Schools. After 1 year in the public system, Mike taught at Fraser Valley Christian for 2 years and Calgary Christian for 5. He is in his 8th year at Unity Christian School. Mike completed his masters in Educational Psychology from the University of Alberta in 2007 and enjoys putting that to practice when working with students and parents. Mike and his wife, Haley, have 4 children. Finn is 8 (grade 3 at Unity), Coby is 6 (grade 1 at Unity), Asher is 4, and Knox is 1 year old.  Mike is an avid sports fan, having been to 30 major league baseball stadiums and having Seahawks season tickets.

"There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is sovereign over all, does not cry: Mine! " Abraham Kuyper

Matt Van Muyen
Matt Van Muyen
Vice Principal Middle and High School

Matt is in his third year of teaching/administration at Unity.   He was previously the athletic director at Langley Christian High School for 8 years. He received his first degree from Trinity Western University in History and his second in Education from Simon Fraser University.  He has coached senior boys basketball for the past 7 years and led his teams to 4 Fraser Valley A titles and medalled in 4 provincial A basketball championships. Matt lives in Chilliwack with his wife, Carol, and their children, Drew and Emma.

Eric Atsma
Eric Atsma
PE 9-12, Geography 12, Comm. 11 & 12, Science for Citizens 11, Career 10

This is Eric’s third year teaching after graduating from UBC’s Educational Program with a Kinesiology and Geography minor undergraduate degree from UFV. Eric is familiar with the positive Christian community at UCS from the time he spent as a Teacher on Call and is excited to join the already stellar staff. This year Eric will be teaching 50% HS courses and 50% English Language Learner (ELL) courses. 

When he’s not teaching Eric enjoys spending time with his growing family; his wife Michelle, 2 year old son Silas, and newborn baby girl Adeline. He also enjoys sports, board games, traveling, and exploring God’s incredible creation in any way he can.

Christine Boer
Christine Boer
Gr. 6/7 & 9-12 Drama, English 11 & 12, Writing 12, ELL Bible 9/10, ESL

Christine received her Bachelor of Arts, a double major in English Literature and Psychology, from the University of British Columbia.  Her Bachelor of Education, also from UBC, focused on Senior English and ELL.  Christine later earned additional qualifications in Senior Drama from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.  Theatre is a great passion of Christine's and she is thrilled to be teaching Drama at the middle and high school level.  She is also devoted to working with kids with special needs and strives to ensure education at Unity is accessible to all students.  Christine has been at Unity since 2014.

Nathan Boersema
Grade 7 Teacher
Amy Bogard
Math 10-12, Found. Math 11, Biology 11/12, Env. Science 11, Leadership 11/12

Amy was born and raised in Chilliwack and is happy to be back home.  She completed a teaching practicum in Trinidad and Tobago, taught at MEI, Centennial Christian (Terrace), and Cedars Christian (Prince George).   
Amy is teaching math and science at Unity and loves doing dissections in biology classes.  She has a passion for travelling and experiencing different cultures.  
 

Dave Bron
Dave Bron
Grade 6 Teacher

David is in his fourth year of full time teaching after graduating from Trinity Western University, travelling to various corners of the earth, working in construction, and getting his Bachelor of Education at UBC.  After realizing teaching was in his blood (both parents are teachers) and an inevitable career calling, he has embraced this challenge and enjoys learning alongside his students.  Outside of the classroom, David spends his time searching for fun with his friends, continuing his quest to find the ultimate burger, and striving for men’s basketball league glory.

Joel Bron
Carpentry, Woodworking, Tech Ed, Metalwork, WEX/SSA Coord.
Julianne Bron
Julianne Bron
English 10, French 10 - 12, Academic/Career Advisor

This is Julianne’s sixth year at Unity Christian.  She graduated from Redeemer University College in 2011 with an Education degree and a Bachelor of Arts in French and English.  During her studies at Redeemer, she was blessed with the opportunity to live and study in both Quebec and France. Julianne enjoys an interactive French classroom and challenges students to communicate in the target language as much as possible.  She enjoys hiking, camping, basketball, baking, and reading.

Maria Collins
Maria Collins
Grade 8 Math, Science, PE, MS Exploratories Coordinator

This is Maria Collins’ third year at Unity. She moved to Chilliwack from Alberta after she graduated from The Kings’ University College. Maria enjoys facilitating hands-on activities, creating unique projects and bringing fun and laughter into the classroom.  She loves nothing more than to see a student grow into who God intended them to be!

In her free time, Maria loves playing any sport she can get her hands on, coaching (basketball and volleyball), DIY projects, watching movies and random adventures with friends!

Michelle de Raadt
Learning Support Services Coordinator
Cyrus Dunnewold
Social Studies 9, Comparative Civ. 11, Law 12, Bible 10-12, Career Life 10
Darren Gibbons
Darren Gibbons
Science 9 & 10, Chemistry 11 &12, Physics 11, Career Education 9

Darren in his first year teaching at Unity Christian School.  Previously he taught science at London District Christian Secondary School for fifteen years.  Darren received his bachelor of science degree from Redeemer University College and his teaching degree from Lakehead University.  He has a passion for science and feels most alive when he is in the woods.  Darren and his wife Shari have three sons, Luke, Kyle and Shawn.

Dwayne Hansen
Athletic Director, Math 9, Workplace Math 10/11, PE 9/10, Rec Leadership 11/12
Kathy Huizing
English 9, Socials 10, History 12, Genocide Studies 12, Bible 11/12, Career Ed
Kathy Huizing has taught at Unity since September 2004.  Before that, she taught at Abbotsford Christian for 8 years.  Ms Huizing loves teaching History & Socials, the best subjects of all. She teaches most of the course content from living memory, having distinct recollection of the invention of the wheel. She enjoys the community of students and staff at Unity and appreciates opportunities to go on field trips, ski trips and, of course, to cheer on Unity teams!
Ryleigh Jacobs
Grade 6/7 Teacher
Christine Millar
Grade 6-12 Choir and Band Teacher

Christine received a Bachelor of Arts with a major in music from TWU, and a Bachelor of Education from UBC. She focused on piano and saxophone, as well as conducting various ensembles. She began her career teaching secondary band and choir, but also enjoyed teaching preschool music and directing a “mature” German choir when she didn’t speak a word of German!

Mark Rauwerda
Grade 8 Language Arts, Social Studies, PE, Bible

This is the first year at Unity for Mark. He is a recent graduate of Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Ontario. While at Redeemer Mark completed a Bachelor of Education and a Bachelor of Arts in Business and History. He enjoys all outdoor activities/sports and is enjoying exploring British Columbia in his free time. Mark looks forward to learning with and creating an inclusive classroom for his students this year.

Caleb van der Leek
Bible 9, Worship Arts 11/12, Educational Assistant
Michelle Vandyk
Michelle Vandyk
Grade 6-12 Art, Foods and Nutrition 11/12
Michelle has been teaching art part-time at Unity since September 2003. Prior to that, she graduated with a BFA from Calvin College, travelled, worked as an artist/photographer, and became a wife and mother of three. Teaching was never in her plans, but an act of faith in response to God’s calling. Today she feels blessed to share her passion for creating with her students. Her mantra can be summed up by Madeleine L’ Engle - “God is constantly creating through us, with us, and to co-create with God is our human calling.”
Angela Winger
Grade 6-9 French, Food Studies 6/7, 9/10, Career Ed 9
Alannah Blattman
Educational Assistant
Sarah Haan
Educational Assistant
Dave Horvath
Educational Assistant
Kara Newport
Educational Assistant
Mandy van Delden
Educational Assistant
Lindsay Vanderlende
Lindsay Vanderlende
Educational Assistant

Lindsay has been working at Unity since the fall of 2013. She is an alumni of the school and is glad to be back as part of the team. She got her EA certificate from Columbia Bible College in 2012, and enjoys working with various students in the middle and high school. Lindsay enjoys photography, watching movies, and spending time witg her family and friends.

Evelyn Vugeteveen
Evelyn Vugeteveen
Educational Assistant

Evelyn is in her 15th year of working at Unity.  She loves her family and spending time with her 4 young men (sons) and her husband.  Whether it's going for walks, hunting for antiques, camping or just dinner times together. Evelyn loves being an EA because she loves being around students, they help keep her 'young', they're fun & full of life! 

Corinne Tancock
Educational Assistant

Corinne has been with Unity Christian School since 2001.  She has worked in both Elementary and Middle/High Campuses over the last 12 years. Currently she is working as an Educational Assistant in the middle/high school wing.  Corinne has taken several workshops that pertain to Special Education that help her in assisting the students she works with.  Her interests range from quilting, reading, spending time with her 6 granddaughters, walking and vacationing in Mexico with her husband of 37 years.

Annie Wiens
Educational Assistant