Senior Management Team

The members of a Senior Management Team at ISCT are as follows:

Kascha Reed, Principal:

Kascha started at ISCT in 2020 after spending 19 years in education in Asia.

She has a passion for seeing students thrive, empowering others, curriculum development, and implementing systems and innovative practices that support the school.

She is a proud mother of two who enjoys spending time with her family, walking in nature, and trying her hand at gardening.

Jacques Groenewald, Business Manager:

Jacques is a born Capetonian and hails from Somerset West.

He started out his career as a Trainee Accountant with Webb Accounting in Somerset West, while studying part-time for his Bcom (Management Accounting) degree.

He has more than 13 years of experience within the education sector. Jacques is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys spending time with family and friends.


“I’m a fun guy with a wicked sense of humour, so if you find your coffee in the morning a bit salty, I may or may not have replaced the sugar with salt!”

Katherine Bennet, Director of Academics:

Katherine started working at ISCT in 2000. She loves teaching English, particularly creative writing. Katherine is a devoted mum to a dashing dachshund duo and enjoys camping and e-biking for fun! 

Paul Moore, Director of Student Affairs:

Paul loves camping and just outdoor life in general. Offroad experiences bring great joy, excitement, and a feeling of accomplishment. Traveling and exploring different cultures across the globe is a real passion.

Music has always been part of his life, having performed and directed a number of shows. Paul still sings regularly, mainly in a church context, and also is a director of a church-based but non-denominational choir. He loves his animals and goes horse riding on odd occasions.

Adi Daniel, Head of Struben House:

Started her career teaching in SA and then taught in a number of countries overseas before returning to SA. 

She is passionate about education particularly in the early years.  Learning is a journey on which we encourage children to embark so it must be fun, exciting and full of adventure. Children are encouraged to take ownership of their learning and supported while taking risks so that they become lifelong learners and problem solvers. 

At home she has a collection of rescued animals who are living their best lives now.  Particularly fish, cats and dogs.

Georgina Douglas, Head of Upper Primary:

Georgina Douglas is an esteemed member of the ISCT community, having dedicated over half a decade to its growth and success.

In recognition of her exceptional dedication and expertise, she was appointed Head of Upper Primary in late 2023, a role she embodies with unwavering commitment and enthusiasm.

With a wealth of knowledge accumulated over her years of service, Georgina is not only respected by her colleagues but also revered by her students for her unwavering support and guidance.

Phillip James, Head of High School:

Phillip joined ISCT in 2005 as the Head of History and is currently the Head of High. 

He is passionate about teaching and committed to guiding students through their educational journeys, fostering a love of learning and discovery. Phillip  believes that each day offers new adventures and opportunities for growth, both for students and educators.

Outside the classroom, he is an avid nature enthusiast. He enjoys spending his free time outdoors, engaging in activities such as gardening, hiking, running, and photography. These hobbies not only provide him with relaxation and enjoyment but also inspire his teaching philosophy by connecting the beauty and intricacies of nature to the learning experience.