Nazareth R-12 Catholic College
Principal Gleeson College, Golden Grove
First Year as a Principal:
The hope for my current school is:
That it continues to be a place of genuine welcome for all students and families, and a place where the young people in our care feel safe and valued.
The Joy of Principalship is:
Journeying with young people and their families, and witnessing them strive to improve and ultimately flourish.
A Book I would recommend:
Legacy, James Kerr
Fun Fact about me:
I run every day and have completed several marathons.
My valued Well-Being Strategy:
Advice for a Beginning Principal:
Don’t think that you need to have all the answers. Build a great team and allow them the freedom and flexibility to lead in the best way that they know how.
Inspiring Leadership Quote:
“Be who you are, and be that perfectly” St Francis de Sales
What Title would you give to your TED Talk or Book:
“What are all the ‘T’s’ on the wall?” (Quote from a beautiful young person on a school tour referring to the crosses on classroom walls!)