STAFF

MEET THE TEAM

We are privileged to have an amazing team of people working together in a variety of different ways to enrich every child’s experience of life at Adamant International Centre of Education.

Mari Dragnea

Mari Dragnea

Main Supervisor

Romania

Being a proud mom of 3 wonderful children and two grandchildren, she has always had a passion for teaching, impacting and training young lives. For the past 8 years, she has been helping the vision for Christian education grow and has served as a supervisor using the A.C.E curriculum here in Romania. Using all her enthusiasm, love and experience in bringing up the new generation and building strong characters for God’s Kingdom.

Carla Bezuidenhout

Carla Bezuidenhout

Supervisor

South Africa

Having a Bachelor’s degree in Education with her major subjects being English and
Mathematics; she has worked for the past 11 years as a supervisor in A.C.E schools, helping children prepare for their future. And when not serving in the schools, she was out in the rural areas of Africa, guiding and supporting other teachers. This passion for serving brought her to us in Romania in 2018.

Robyn Land

Robyn Land

Media, Events & Communication

South Africa

Having had the experience of being a student herself in an A.C.E school, she decided to go back and work within the A.C.E head office in South Africa after graduating. Here she was able to use her remarkable skills for design, photography and events management. Also, she was able to experience and learn the other side of what it means to help develop education. Then in 2018, she felt God was calling her to Romania to help Christian education grow in this part of the world.

Alina Rusea

Alina Rusea

Supervisor and Romanian Teacher

Romania

Dedicated to her family, her 3 children, and God, she uses her teaching skills and her background in pedagogy to shape children’s lives. Having the experience of homeschooling her own children, she now offers her support to the children within our Learning Centre.

Nathalia Pantaziu

Nathalia Pantaziu

Monitor

Romania

A proud mother of two sons. Graduated from high school in Palatine, Illinois, U.S.A. After that, she studied fashion design. She finds it an honour to be working with our teenagers here at Adamant International and uses her creative and English skills to invest in these beautiful lives. She believes that God has prepared her for a time like this.

Viorica Rusu

Viorica Rusu

Nurse and ABC's Supervisor

Romania

From a young age, she was passionate about working with children. She started as an educational educator in an orphanage and went on to become a nurse in a children’s hospital. For several years, she worked at a rehabilitation centre. Wherever she goes, she makes a difference and is an ambassador for God’s love.

Marius and Adina Buciuman

Marius and Adina Buciuman

Youth Pastors

Romania

Two amazingly talented people in the area of Media, Film and Web Designing. And that is not all! They both have a huge heart for people and especially the younger generation. Besides their normal jobs, they serve within the local church as youth pastors and worship leaders, and in the community, they help those in need. Here at Adamant, we have the privilege of having them share their talents and teach and nurture our teenagers so that they may find their way to their best selves in life!

Founder & Principal

Netherlands

 

With a background in nursing and counselling, she moved to Romania in the year 2000. After years of working there with women out of poverty, addiction, prostitution and prisons and leading the social department of a therapeutic rehabilitation centre, she developed a new passion. To help raise up the new generation with quality education and a message that ALL have been created with a purpose! This was the start 10 years ago of the very first Educational Centre with the A.C.E curriculum in Romania.

– Larisa McKenna

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Location: Str. Bucegi nr. 9 Bis. | Câmpina, 105600 | Prahova

Telephone: (004) 0730 620 220

Email: info.adamant.educentre@gmail.com