Meet the Principals
High School Principal, Damon Ealey
Damon Ealey is serving in his first year as High School Principal at CAJ. After serving for 10 years as a teacher in the Greater Toronto area, he moved from Canada to Japan in 2009, with his wife and two boys. Since then, he has served as a biology teacher, Head of PE, and most recently as the Director of Teaching and Learning. He is also a Global Professional with the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada.
Middle School Principal, Winnie Langelaar
Winnie Langelaar is the middle school principal at CAJ. She also works in the Learning Resource Center at CAJ. Winnie arrived in Japan and CAJ in 2012 as a grade 6 teacher of Bible, math and science and became the middle school principal in 2013. Winnie has taught for over 30 years with experiences in different countries, teaching in grades Kindergarten through high school. Outside of school, watching hockey, bicycling and watching movies as well as spending time with friends are her loves.
Elementary School Principal, Jacquie Willson
Jacquie Willson is in her 11th year as elementary principal. Prior to that, she taught kindergarten, second grade, fourth grade and served as a curriculum developer. Jacquie grew up as a missionary kid in Toyama doing distance education through the Ontario Ministry of Education until she became a boarder at CAJ for high school. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and then decided to pursue education. Her undergraduate education degree is from York University in Toronto and her Master of Education in Educational Leadership degree is from Calvin College in Michigan. She and her husband Steve are missionaries with Japan Baptist Fellowship.