Derek Hatch is an Assistant Principal with Edmonton Catholic Schools in Edmonton, AB, Canada. His current placement is at Austin O’Brien High School. He has been in the field of education for over 20 years and has worked as a Mathematics teacher, Department Head, District Consultant and Administrator. Derek’s commitment to servant leadership is captured by his motto which is to “always move forward and help wherever you can”. He is a huge fan of technology and he believes that it is the responsibility of leaders to empower and support the people around them. As a trained team building facilitator, Derek believes in the power of teamwork and collaboration. In addition to his blog posts on Connected Principals, you can also follow his personal blog at hatcherelli.wordpress.com or on Twitter (@hatcherelli).