Lakeside School Horgen
Head of Operations and Deputy Head of School
Christa Neukom was born and grew up in Canton Aargau. After completing a course she worked for a year as an assistant in a doctor's surgery. She then travelled and worked in the USA for two years. On her return she enrolled in a three year diploma of higher education course in Zürich studying tourism and specialising in areas of finance, personnel and marketing. In 2009, she completed a leadership course which included modules on the management of company organisation, business, finance and rights. In October 2019 she completed her training as Head of School at the Pädagogischen Hochschule in Zürich. Mrs Neukom has worked at Lakeside School Horgen since 2005.
Originally from California, Anne La Nave moved to Switzerland in 2003. Ms. La Nave has a background in human resources having working previously for a number of international companies here in Switzerland. Ms. La Nave joined the Lakeside School Küsnacht in May 2012 and transfered to Horgen as of August 2014.
Armin Kappeler grew up in Rapperswil-Jona on beautiful Lake Zürich. After completing his education in model making, he joined a larger foam processer as an application engineer. For several years now, Herr Kappeler has been worked at a retirement home and a school in the field of facility management. Since December 2016, he has been with Lakeside School Horgen part time. In addition to working at Lakeside School Horgen, Herr Kappeler also owns his own company focusing on the heating sector.