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Meet the Team

The People of Capernwray New Zealand

Since 1995 we have had a dedicated team of people from different walks of life and corners of the globe. All working together with one common goal and heart felt desire; to provide a place of knowledge and teaching so students can grow in their relationship with Christ, as well as gain experiences they will never forget and make friends for life. Meet our wonderful team at Capernwray New Zealand:

Peter Bichan

Peter Bichan

ABS Course Manager

A graduate of Capernwray Hall in England, Peter has a passion for the Word and enjoys teaching its truths. He also loves climbing, kayaking and cycling. Peter is married and has 3 children.

Glenn Johnson

Glenn Johnson

Business Manager

Glenn is a local, growing up close to the Monavale Campus. He gains immense personal satisfaction in his support role by seeing the lives of students and others enriched through a closer personal walk with Christ. Glenn, his wife Mags, and son Philip, all have a love of the great Kiwi outdoors – especially the beach and mountain biking

Werner Schreiber

Werner Schreiber

Principal

Originally from South Africa, Werner has been lecturing at Capernwray since 2008 and became principal of Capernwray New Zealand at the end of 2017.  Werner and his wife Heidi live on-site at Monavale and take great joy in caring for and sharing the Life of Christ with students.

Larisa Bartrum

Larisa Bartrum

House Manager

Larisa joined our team in January 2016. She has a background in health care and has also served in the UK with Oak Hall Expeditions, Youth with a Mission (YWAM) and in NZ with Bible Study Fellowship (BSF).

Anneloor Davidson

Anneloor Davidson

Garden/Grounds

The gardens at Capernwray New Zealand are often admired. Anneloor, our wonderful gardener quietly works away to keep everything looking beautiful in her deft and joyful way.

Annette Atkins

Annette Atkins

Office Administrator | Registrar

Originally from the UK, Annette joined the team in 2019.  Annette is married to Bruce with two adult children.  She loves to read, bake and spend time with her family.

Heidi Schreiber

Heidi Schreiber

Pastoral Care

Aside from lecturing for a week every term, Heidi takes special care of students and volunteers. There is nothing that a cup of tea and a chat with Heidi cannot fix!

Mags Johnson

Mags Johnson

Faculty Assistant

Katie Reichenbach

Katie Reichenbach

Resident Assistant

Katie completed her Capernwray experience at Holsbybrunn in Sweden and then volunteered on their camp team. We are thankful that God brought her and her amazing organisational skills to Capernwray  New Zealand!

Samantha Riley

Samantha Riley

Kitchen/Cook

Samantha is an alumnus of Capernwray Hall in England. She keeps all of us functioning and happy with her delicious cooking.

Izzy Miller

Izzy Miller

Housekeeping Assistant

Izzy enjoyed her Capernwray experience in Australia and now keeps everything ship-shape at Capernwray New Zealand, working with Larisa.

Josh Dyck

Josh Dyck

Resident Assistant

Nate Baxendine

Nate Baxendine

ABS Staff

Hannah Young

Hannah Young

ABS Staff

Josh Goble

Josh Goble

Ministries Coordinator

Josh was able to experience and enjoy the Kiwi Christian gap year course, Headspace, before moving into tertiary education. Having completed three-years at Waikato University, Josh is using his compulsory internship, the last step before graduation, to assist as ministries coordinator.

"I glorified you on earth, having accomplished the work that you gave me to do."

(John 17:4)

 

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