Balgownie Public School

Living and Learning

Telephone02 4284 4245

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.

Balgownie Staff Members 2020


Donna Barton 

Executive team 

Breanna Jones

Jill Hockey 

Martin Loxton 

Sarah Steele 

Early Stage One 

Alison Kerema 

Emily Gosling

Jenny Harrison 

Tara Burrows 

Stage One 

Anna Scott 

Breanna Jones

Lauren Samuel 

Rachel Carter 

Stage Two 

Jill Hockey (Cross Stage One/Two) 

Pam Maranesi 

Tom Wright 

Stage Three 

Carly Rice

Davina Robson 

Di Burns 

Martin Loxton 

Nicole Shum 

Sascha Lynch (Cross Stage Two/Three)


SASS Staff 

Michelle Thompson

Joanne Oyston 

Casey Snow 

Jennifer Price


Learning Support Teachers 


Nicole Shum

Vanessa Cliff 


Learning Support Officers 

Joanne Carrigan 

Elizabeth Scott

Katrina Obaydin

Rae Masters


School Counsellor 

Megan Dawson 


School Librarian 

Jacqualine Birchall