Executive Staff

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<h2>Elizabeth Heath</h2>
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Elizabeth Heath

Business Manager

Liz has over 12 years’ experience in the management and development of schools, with the last 8 years spent at Snowy Mountains Grammar School. Prior to joining her first school, she worked extensively in banking and the money markets in Sydney, London and New York.

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<h2>Scott Frize</h2>
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Scott Frize

Head of Junior School

Scott has over 15 years’ experience in education across the globe, including our founding school, Redlands. After moving to England to teach at the Warwick School, Scott returned to Australia to take on the role of Head of Boarding at SMGS. After almost 4 years in boarding, Scott moved into the Director of Junior School role which he holds to this day.

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<h2>Kelli Wilson</h2>
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Kelli Wilson

Head of Senior School

Since graduating from the Australian Catholic University with a Bachelor of Education, Kelli has been teaching children for over 25 years in both Mathematics and PDHPE. A career that includes being Director of Sport and Head of Winter School for our founding school Redlands. Here at Snowy Mountains Grammar Kelli has held numerous leadership roles including Director of Boarding and Head of Sport. After achieving her Masters of Educational Leadership from Macquarie University in 2004, Kelli has continued to be a member of the School leadership team focusing on the Wellbeing of our students and school community. Outside of the classroom Kelli is married with two daughters who attend the school. She is a keen skier, plays touch football and has played and coached State League Division 1 Netball for Manly Warringah for 20 years. She is a member of ACHPER and MANSW.

Middle Leadership

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<h2>Cathy Kroenert</h2>
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Cathy Kroenert

Head of Pastoral Care

Cathy is a strong and caring mentor for the whole SMGS community. She is instrumental in ensuring our students are given an holistic education.

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<h2>Darryl Nelson</h2>
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Darryl Nelson

Head of Stage 6

After completing his PhD in Microbiology at Sydney University, Darryl completed post-doctoral positions in Victoria and in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in the UK. Darryl has taught Science, Physics and Chemistry for 7 years and recently completed a Masters of Educational Leadership. He became Head of the Faculty of Science and Technology in 2014.

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<h2>Callum Ross</h2>
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Callum Ross

Head of eLearning

Callum has been teaching for over 12 years across Geography, Business Studies, History, Ancient History and Modern History, along with a number of leadership roles. He has a Bachelor of Arts and a Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of New England.

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<h2>Sue Sell</h2>
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Sue Sell

Head of Stage 4

Sue is an experienced leader at SMGS and is driving force behind our artistic endeavours, with a passion for music. She has been a teacher at SMGS for many years.

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<h2>Tim Bland</h2>
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Tim Bland

Head of Sport, Head of Snowsports

Tim has been teaching at SMGS for over three years across a variety of subjects, including English, English Extension, Legal Studies, History, PDHPE and Geography. Outside of the classroom, Tim is also the Head of Sport and the Head of Twynam House. Tim previously worked as a ski instructor and coach in Australia, Japan and America, and spent several years as the Perisher private ski school supervisor.

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<h2>Sue West</h2>
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Sue West

Head of Stage 5

Since graduating with Honours from Sydney University, Sue has been teaching children for over 40 years in the Monaro region as well as Kuala Lumpur. Sue has held numerous leadership roles throughout her career and has experience in all aspects of academic operations. Sue has a passion for horses, which includes running her own stud and is instrumental in SMGS’ equestrian success.

Academic Staff

Junior School

Scott Frize
– Year 5 and 6

Marcia Elliott
– Year 2 and 3

Ashleigh Pratt
– Year 4

Emma Smith
– Kindergarten and Year 1

Senior School

Catherine Batson
– Drama and English

Tim Bland
– English, History, PDHPE and Academic Skills

Anne Jones
– English

Krista Mower
– Biology, Science and PDHPE

Darryl Nelson
– Science, Physics and Chemistry

Perry O’Connor
– DT, Technology and RE

Callum Ross
– Geography, Business Studies,Modern and Ancient History

Phil Ryrie
– Geography, History and Aviation Studies

Sue Sell
– Music, Careers and Junior School PDHPE

Madonna Siegenthaler
– German and History

Sue West
– Mathematics

Kelli Wilson
– Mathematics

Katie Witherdin
– Visual Arts and Geography

Susan Plum
– Legal Studies, Business Studies, English, Technology. Also qualified to teach Geography, Modern History, Society and Culture (not offered at the school) and History.

Specialist Support Staff

Cathy Kroenert
– Counsellor

Krista Mower
– Educational Support Teacher (Year 7 – 12)

Christine Ryrie
– Librarian and Multi-Lit Specialist

Tavia Taylor
– Educational Support Teacher (Kindergarten – Year 6)

Boarding Staff

Julie Wright
– Head of Boarding

Sam Cavallaro
– Boarding Supervisor

Sean Toohey
– Senior Boarding Supervisor

Megan Wright
– Boarding Supervisor

Administration and Maintenance

Elizabeth Heath
– Business Manager

Clint Adams
– Maintenance Manager

Brooke Darlington
– Marketing and PR Office

Christine Dicker
– Finance Officer

Angela Dutch
– Registrar
– PA to the Principal

Sharon Mallon
– Administrator

Llewella McDonald
– Cleaner

Craig Moore
– IT Manager

Caroline Richards
– Receptionist