Do you know everyone who works at Heritage College? How well do you know them?
Over the next few months, Heritage College Leadership will be interviewing various staff members and introducing them to our families through the newsletter. We hope you enjoy getting to know your Heritage College staff that little bit better.
So who is this person? See if you can figure it out before reading the last section.
What is your ethnicity?
7th generation English descent Kiwi
Where were you born?
Do you have children?
Yes, a beautiful 21 year old daughter and 2 grandsons aged 4 and 1
Where did you grow up?
I haven't - do I have to?
What school did you go to?
Mangapapa Primary, Ilminster Intermediate and Lyton High School all in Gisborne NZ
Having to be cut out of a rubbish bin my brother and his mates had dropped me into, at a Scout meeting (I was about 7).
Tell us something interesting or funny about yourself that nobody knows or that others might find fascinating.
My mum still jokes I flew a plane alone before I was allowed the family car alone
Roast Kumara (real NZ sweet potato)
Favourite sports team?
All Blacks forever
Favourite subject when you were at school?
Favourite Bible verse and why?
Mathew 28:6 - With Christ's resurrection and completion of that promise, all of the rest of his promises can be believed and faith held in.
What is your position at Heritage College?
Garden and Grounds and Bus Manager
Almost 6 years
How many years have you been in your position?
I do move sometimes honest...almost 6 years in various forms
Where have you worked before Heritage College?
Salvos, Asixa (truck driving), auto parts sales nearly 20 years at various places, spraying trees under powerlines, door to door insurance sales, bulldozer mechanic, hay farmer, wheel aligner/tyre sales, and quite a few more...left school as an agricultural cadet at rural produce store.
Did you guess?
...for filling out our first “Staff Spotlight” section for 2018. Next week, there will be another staff member to be introduced to, I wonder who it will be? Watch this space!
Mr Sonny Aiono