Our Team

Leadership

Shane Power - Principal

Shane Power

Principal

LLB

Starting as a volunteer at the School in the 1980s, Shane later worked in businesses which funded the School, where he worked under the personal guidance of the School’s founder, Vijayadev Yogendra. A member of the School Governing Council since 1992, Shane has also been actively involved as a school parent, with two children who have attended the School. After many years as a solicitor, Shane decided on a career change and took up the role of Principal in 2012.

Samantha Fisher

Deputy Principal

Samantha has been teaching since 1988. She has taught in a range of roles and school settings across Prep-7. During her career she has been recognised for her contribution to teaching by being nominated twice for Teaching Excellence Awards. Samantha first connection to the school was as a parent. She began teaching in Primary in 2013 and as Primary Coordinator in 2014. She has also had a role as Parent Group Leader. She took up the role of Deputy Principal in 2021.

Teachers

Laura Johnson

Karen Leech

Dip Teaching

Nikki Crowther

Samirah Bahbahani

Susan Cooper

BA, Grad Dip Learning Teaching

Phil Goodsell

Judy Funder - Teacher

Judy Funder

MA Dip Ed

Ray Licence - Teacher

Ray Licence

Dip Ed, BSc (Hons)

Renee Locke - Teacher

Renee Locke

B Ed (Primary)

Peter Pickering - Teacher

Peter Pickering

BE con Dip Ed

Mark Rank - Teacher

Mark Rank

Grad Dip Ed (Secondary), BEng, Mech Eng (Hons)

Brett Weier - Teacher

Brett Weier

BA Hist&Eng Lit, GDTL (Secondary)

Lionel Scicluna - teacher

Lionel Scicluna

BEd(Sec) Hist & Eng

samuel robinson - teacher

Samuel Robinson

B ED, BA

kerry matthews - teacher

Kerry Mathews

BEd(Primary & MidYsSch)

Sharmayne Wilcox

BEd Primary(Hons),A.Mus AGMED, C.Mus AGMED (Hons)

Lynne Rea

BA, PGCE

Rachael Leverton

Kiki Williment

Bernadine Bradshaw

BA (Hons), Dip Ed

Matthew Bradshaw

BA, B Ed

Teacher Aides

Sharon Fern - Teacher

Sharon Fern

BA(Disability Studies)

Angela McLaren - Teacher Aide

Angela McLaren

Cert III Ed Support

Jenny Thornton - Teacher Aide

Jenny Thornton

Cert III Early Childhood Ed and Care

Christopher Hulme

Artist in Residence

Laura O’Leary

Cert III Ed Support

Belinda Benz

Debbie Lane

BSc(Hons)

Christina Butterworth

BEd Secondary

Staff

Marojkannaa Saravanarajesh - IT officer

Marojkannaa Saravanarajesh

IT Officer

Kerin Politch

Ground and Maintenance

Kimberly Smith - Business Manager

Kimberly Smith

Business Manager

Ruth Power

Admin Officer

Phil Horner - Chef

Phil Horner

Chef

Rebecca Thornton

Admin Officer