The Wingate School | Meet the team
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Meet the team

For TWS, a school’s success depends on the high quality of its teachers. Our experienced teachers are excellent English speakers. They have degrees in the appropriate age group schooling and most hold post-graduate degrees in Education.

Thomas M. J. Wingate, Headteacher

Mr. Wingate has taught and held educational management posts in the United Kingdom, the United States and Mexico. These have included City of London School, Wesleyan School in Atlanta as well as several posts at an international School in Mexico. He has taught postgraduate teachers at Endicott College and undergraduate students at Anahuac University. Latterly, Mr. Wingate was appointed “OSC” tutor at Oxford & Cambridge, UK.


He holds a:

  • BA (Hons.) English, and History and Theory of Art, University of Kent, UK
  • Post-Graduate Certificate in Education (English), University of Leeds, UK
  • Religious Education Certificate, T.A.S.C, University of Leeds, UK
  • EFL (English as a Foreign Language) Diploma, International House, Piccadilly, London
  • M.Ed (Educational Supervision & Administration), Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA
  • MA (History & English), Birkbeck College, University of London, UK
Elena Casas, Deputy head

Ms. Casas was founder and Director of the School of Psychology at Anahuac University.  She is a member of the scientific committee of FISAC (Fundacion de Investigaciones Sociales A.C.) and of the Consultancy Committee of AMEDIRH (Asociacion Mexicana en Direccion de Recursos Humanos).


She holds a:

  • Masters in Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Anahuac University
  • Diploma in Philosophy and Theology, Regina Apostolorum, Ateneo Pontificio de Roma, Italy
  • Degree in Education and Development, Anahuac University
  • Diploma in Philosophical Foundations of Psychology, The Centre for Philosophical Psychology, Oxford University, UK
  • Diploma in Emotional Wellbeing, International Healing Foundation, Maryland, USA
  • Diploma in the Foundation of Theoretical and Practical Psychoanalysis, Anahuac University
  • Diploma in Integral Humanism, Anahuac University (Sur)
  • Diploma in Bio and Neurofeedback, European Foundation of Bio and Neurofeedback
Elena Espinosa de los Reyes, Human Formation and Social Responsibility Coordinator

Prior to joining The Wingate School, Ms. Espinosa de los Reyes was General Director of Worldfund, Mexico.  Worldfund is a premier U.S. non-profit devoted exclusively to improving basic pre-K through secondary school education in Latin America, by delivering world-class training and ongoing support to teachers and principals from underserved schools in the region.

She was Bancomext´s Trade Commissioner in Atlanta and London, as well as Director of Trade Commissions in Asia and the USA.  Her other professional experience was done in El Colegio de Mexico, Banco de Mexico and Mexico´s National Autonomous University (UNAM).

Ms. Espinosa de los Reyes has taught Economics and Mathematics at the Anahuac University and UNAM.


She holds a:

  • BA in Economics from ITAM, Mexico
  • Masters (MSc) in Economics from Kent University, UK
Juliet Wingate SachariewAdministration Coordinator

Ms. Wingate grew up in Mexico, the United States and England. Juliet holds a degree in Economics from the University of Bath, UK and is a Financial Services Authority Approved Person.  Prior to joining The Wingate School, she worked in the financial industry in London at BNP Paribas and with Protego Asesores/Evercore Partners in Mexico City.  She also held a post as an Economist in the UK’s Government Economics Service in London.