Governance and Leadership

Arndell Anglican College is a school within the Anglican Schools Corporation.

It is governed by a College Council, which is appointed by the Board of the Corporation. Throughout the College’s history, the Council have overseen the rapid development of the facilities of the school and the growth from a fledging school into one of great substance. Members of the local community continue to serve the College in this governance capacity, providing stewardship of the ethos, traditions and future directions of the College as well as providing support and resources for the Headmaster and his team.

College Council:

Mrs Brenda King (Chair)
Dr Sarah Irving-Stonebraker (Deputy Chair)
Rev Barry Macalister
Mrs Anne Sandell
Mr Ken Fairfax
Mr Ed Ware
Mrs Jennifer Favelle (Representing the CEO of the Anglican Schools Corporation)
Dr Gareth Leechman, Headmaster
Mrs Jodie Woods, Director of Business Services (Council Secretary)

The day-to-day management of the College, including such matters as enrolments, staffing, spiritual education and all other educational programs is vested in the Headmaster, who is supported by an experienced and capable Executive Team, comprising:

Headmaster: Dr Gareth Leechman
Deputy Headmaster: Operations P-12:  Mr Austin Robinson
Deputy Headmaster: Head of Secondary School:  Mr Alex Koch
Deputy Headmaster:  Head of Junior School:  Rev Keith Peterson
Assistant Head of Secondary School:  Mr David Hall
Director of Currriculum 7-12:  Mrs Katrina New
Assistant Head of Junior School: Pastoral Care & Organisation:  Mrs Larne Jacobs
Assistant Head of Junior School: Curriculum:  Mrs Tamasin Lowe
Director of Strategy & Planning:  Mrs Karen Merrick
Director of Professional Learning:  Mr Ian Finn
Chaplain:  Rev Jeremy Clark
Director of Business Services:  Mrs Jodie Woods