Our Staff

Principal

Mrs Pauline Cowens, B.Sc, PG Dip SM

Senior Deputy Principal

Mrs Sheena Millar, BA, Dip Tchg, PGDipEdLM, MEdM (1st Class Hons)

Deputy Principals

Mrs Caroline Bird, B.Ed  
Mrs Philippa Ferguson, B.Ed 
Ms Glenda Rowlands B.PE

Heads of Department

Art
Mrs Megan Johnston, DFA, Dip Tchg

Business Studies
Ms Leigh Summerville, BCom, Dip Tchg  

English
Mrs Sally McCann, BA(Hons) HED

Food and Fashion 

Ms Sheryl Bailey, TTC

Guidance
Ms Judith Burr, Dip G&C

Languages
Ms Nena Rovekamp, BA, Goethe Inst. Cert,GDITE

Learning Hub
Mrs Judith Somerville, BA

Mathematics
Mr Lewis Hockings, MSc(Hons)

Music
Miss Stephanie Geor, BMus, BBE

Performing Arts 
Ms Rosie Potter, BA, B Tchg

Physical Education
Miss Jill Noble, DipPE

SENCO
Ms Katherine Mordue, BA, BEd 

Science
Treena Blythe, BSci (Hons), PhD

Social Sciences
Mr Murray Armstrong, MA(Hons)

Technology and Design
Mr Christopher Ferguson, AdvTC

Te Reo
Mrs Emma Campbell, BSocSci, PGDip Tchg & BusAdmin

Deans

Ms Caroline Gill, Med (1st Class Hon), Grad Dip T (Year 10)
Mrs Jackie Borell, B Tch (Year 13)
Ms Robyn Mankelow, BA (Year 13)  
Mrs Audrey Keightley, B. Ed (Year 12)
Mrs Margot Glaser-Brown, BPE (Year 12)
Mrs Kylie Valentine, BA (Year 9)
Mrs Bridget Prendiville, BSc (Hons) (Year 11)

Directors

Director of Sport
Ms Kaye Barnett, Dip Tchg, BEd

Director High Achieving Students
Mrs Felicity Pitt, B.SocSc

Director Junior Diploma
Ms Linda Boubee-Hill, BA,MEd  

Director International Students
Ms Heather Drinnan, BA, GCert TESOL or
Mrs Linda Clifford

Kaituitui Tauira Maori
Mrs Shirley Keno, BA

Teachers
Miss Kelly Baxter, BA Sci
Mrs Sarah Beaufoy, DFA, Dip Tchg
Mrs Sandi Bell, BBS
Mrs Christina Cassells, BA
Mrs Marcia Devantier, B.HSc
Mr Mark Elliott, MA (Hons)
Mr Carl Evanson, Dip Art , B.Com
Ms Yolande Fenneman, BSc, Dip Tchg
Mrs Li Feng-Brignall, MMed, GradDip EnvHlth &  Tchg
Mrs Louise Fletcher, BA, BSc
Ms Pam Foyle, B Ed
Miss Kate Gallant, BA
Mrs Roberta Gover, B.Ed, PG Dip Lang Lit Ed
Miss Dianne Govind, BPhed
Mrs Sarah Graham, BA
Ms Corrina Grey, BTchg
Ms Amanda Haines, B BusStd
Ms Te Rangimarie Hamiora, BA
Mrs Nicky Harte, BSc, MSc (1st class Hons), DipTchg
Mrs Kate Harvey, MSci (1st class Hons)
Mr Richard Hendra, BSc
Mrs Melanie Hill, B.Ed
Ms Nicola Hodson, BSocSci (Hons), PGCertEd
Mrs Jolene Hughes, BSc(Math)(1st class Hons)
Mrs Pam Jones, BSocSci
Mrs Melanie Lane, BA, DipTchg
Mrs Anna Leach, BA, BEd
Mrs Rachael Leckie, BSc
Mrs Fiona Lochhead, BCApSc, GradDeip Tchg
Mrs Erika Mastny, BEd, Dip Tchg
Mr Ewan McLeod, BA (Hons), Dip Tchg
Mrs Piper Mejia, BA
Mrs Verna Morris, BA
Mrs Carolyn Nemeth, BA
Ms Carol Ogilvy, BA (Hons)
Mrs Stephanie O'Sullivan, BSC (Hons)
Mr Rowan Oswald, BA, PGDipEd
Ms Tamara Patete, BA
Ms Rita Perigo, BA
Mr Dallas Pitt, Dip Tchg
Ms Michelle Pollard, BSc
Mrs Janet Reddy, BCS, GradDip Tchg
Miss Megan Robinson, BEd, BPE, GradDip Tchg
Mr Chris Rumbold, BA (Hons)
Mrs Carina Rumney, BA
Mrs Jessica Ruthe, BEd PE
Mrs Tess Scully, B.Ed
Ms Gina Shanks, TTC, Dip Tchg
Ms Chantal Stopford, B Counselling
Mrs Anita Taylor, BSc, GradDip Tchg
Mr Richard Taylor, B Sc
Ms Joanna Thomason, BPhed
Mrs Sarah Tortoiseshell, BSci, Dip Tchg
Mrs Sheryl Walker, BA
Mr Don Wallis, BMS
Ms Rebecca Ward, BA, DipTchg
Mrs Janet Whiteman, BEd
Mrs Ann Marie Wilson, BA (Careers Advisor)
Mr Joseph Wright, BA
Dr Rosemary Wright, TTC, Dr of the University of Glasgow

Administrative Staff

Mrs Toni Bieleski (Homestay Manager)
Mr Trevor Brown (Caretaker)
Mr Robin Carr (Property & Grounds Manager)
Mr Petersen Kohu (Maintenance Officer)
Ms Anne Cooke (Reception)
Mrs Donna Hannah, BBus.MIST (IT Learning Facilitator)
Mrs Janice Hardy (Health Centre)
Mrs Sally Hughes (Principal’s PA)
Mrs Wilna Human (Accounts)
Mrs Elsie Kortegast (Printery)
Mr John Laugesen (Executive Officer)
Mr Nathan Ludgate (Attendance Advisor)
Miss Rosemary Middleton, BA; PGDA; NZLSC (Librarian)
Mrs Angela Murphy (Technology Technician)
Mr Samson Nathan (Grounds)
Mrs Mavis Ollerenshaw (Library)
Ms Dana Payakovich, BSc (Science Technician)
Mr Marcelo Peixoto (IT Technician)
Mrs Linda Penniket (Sports Assistant)
Mrs Judith Phillips, JP; BEd; Dip Tchg(Attendance Advisor)
Mrs Deborah Taylor (Administration Assistant)
Mrs Louise Umbers (Office Co-ordinator)

Teacher Aides

Ms Rachael Burke
Ms Brenda Cook
Mrs Robyn Dixon
Mrs Adele Elliott
Ms Sheerley Fischer
Mrs Debbie Hodson
Mrs Corinne Little

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