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Toormina High School

Toormina High School

Creating our future

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Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

Staff list 2022

Principal - Paul Humphrey

Deputy Principal - Michelle Elliot

Deputy Principal - Sue Jordan

Deputy Principal - Laura McRae (Rel)

Aboriginal Education Officer - Chris McDonald (Rel)

Administration Head Teacher - Tim Warner (Act)

Administration Manager - Allene Stanton

Careers Adviser - Kerstin Woodward

Community Liaison Officer - Marcia O'Sullivan

Creative & Performing Arts Faculty

Head Teacher - Kyle McGeary (Relieving)

Jake Birrell

Matt Francis 

Ryan Sullings

Wendy Whittle

English Faculty

Head Teacher - Lisa Mullan

Sally Atkins

Gaye Devoy

Erin Lang

Karina Menzies

Anita Milne

Wendy Storok

Bree Taylor (Yr 12 Year Adviser)

Sarah Woods

HSIE Faculty

Head Teacher - Richard Raward 

Nick Brookes

Bridget Kramer

Michael Quodling

I.T. Support - Kathryn Gibney

Learning and Support Teachers

Rachel Barwick

Ryan Minchinton

Maurice Podbury

Tim Warner


Teacher Librarian - Adrienne Gillingham 

Anna Savage

Mathematics Faculty

Head Teacher - Paula Stanton 

Joe Anderson

Katie Griffiths

Russell Preston

Holly Trimble

PDHPE Faculty

Head Teacher  - Adam Berrada (Rel)

Brad Herman

Cathie Luff

James Quinn-Casey

Kate Williams

Michelle Willsmore

Science Faculty

Head Teacher - Jenny Bryant

Sean Harrington

Derek Howard

Michelle Nicholls

Matt Ryan

Lucy Thomas

Dr. Andrew Willhoite

Support Staff - School Administration Officers, School Learning Support Officers, Farm Assistant, General Assistant

Kim Carter

Amanda Clifford

Mel Cowgill

Liz Davis

Claire Fairweather

Vicki Fletcher

Sue Flick

Susan Harwood

Ken Higgins

Alina Hill

Gillian Kelly

Patricia Mackay

Jodie McCormick

Kanisha Phillips-Cooke

Jason Pickering

Jo Robb

Lynne Smart

Annabel Speight

Kristy Watson

Karen Waugh

Nikki Wheeler-Smith

Barb White

Support Unit Faculty

Head Teacher - Scott Gale

Neil Belling

Louise Evans

Penelope Grace

Suze Hardy

Natalie Lumley

Judith Muldoon

Francine Strachan

TAS Faculty

Head Teacher - Greg Woods

Tanya Crough 

Greg Driscoll

Steven Markham

Melanie Sharkey

Joel Warren

Damion Wood


Head Teacher - Gaye Devoy (Rel)

Counsellors - Ryan Squires,  Christy Thatcher

Student Support Officer - Leanne Woods

Youth Worker - Cameron Schenk

Year Advisers 2022

Year 7 Cathie Luff

Year 8 Ryan Sullings

Year 9 Mel Sharkey

Year 10 Katie Griffiths

Year 11 Kate Williams

Year 12 Bree Taylor