Deborah Haines has joined KAS as the new IB/AP Coordinator in her 29th year in the education profession. Originally from Sacramento, California, she has taught or coordinated in California public schools, as well as international schools in Germany, Portugal, the Dominican Republic, and most recently, North Macedonia. Debi studied English literature at California State University, Sacramento, and at the University of California, Irvine. Her past experiences include working for the International Baccalaureate Organization as a trainer and a school authorizer. Her daughter Chelsea, a graduating IB student in 2004, holds down the fort in Sacramento, and her retired husband Martin helps her keep a balanced life here in Kaohsiung.