Ms Towers joined SCS at the beginning of the 2021/22 school year. She works full-time as librarian for the secondary school.
Ms Towers is passionate about guiding readers by helping them find books that they will love to read, as well as developing the skills to research and critically assess the information they find. Ms Towers is a New Zealander and has lived in Dubai for six years with her husband and two children. Outside of school her interests include knitting, archaeology, supporting the Exiles rugby club and, of course, reading!
After more than a decade working in the publishing industry in London, Ms Towers became interested in digital technology as means to increase access to information, and subsequently completed library qualifications specialising in services for children and adolescents. Previously a talented musician, she also holds a Masters degree in music, having studied in Indiana, USA and Wellington, NZ. She has previously worked in school libraries at American School of Dubai and Greenfield International School.