The faculty is led by Principal, Tia Pearse.
Tia was the Drama teacher at Tawingo College from 2006-2016, and has been the Principal since 2011.
Tia and her husband, Mike, are the owners of Camp Tawingo, Tawingo College, and the Tawingo Outdoor Centre. As a Camp Director at Camp Tawingo, she has both chaired and presented at Provincial conferences. Tia has her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario and her Bachelor of Education from the University of Toronto.
Before moving to Tawingo, Tia taught English and Social Studies at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School in London. While there, Tia was the staff advisor to the Student Parliament, the Choreographer of the school shows, and the coach of the Junior Boys Soccer and the Cheerleading team.
Tia is actively involved in musical theatre. She was a long-time Director/Choreographer for the Original Kids Theatre Company in London.
Tia and Mike’s three sons spent their elementary school years at Tawingo College.