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Currently, we have over 180 dedicated staff, all with a high level of training in their respective fields. Our staff is the driving force that allows us to provide all students with opportunities to realise their full potential. Since 2009, we have experienced exponential growth, progressing from one year group to six student cohorts.


Principal:  Kylie Bottcher

Deputy Principals:  Deborah Doyle, Sharon Lyon, Jamie Long and Stephen Pountney

Manager Corporate Services:  Josephine Pecnik


Ashdale Secondary College is committed to selecting and supporting the best teachers who are able to inspire in their students a love of learning. Our teachers are able to personalise the curriculum for their students and challenge each to take the next step in their learning. Staff are provided with high-quality professional learning experiences to ensure they remain aware of the most up to date research into the successful delivery of rich and engaging teaching and learning programs. Staff renew and build on their skills continually and are encouraged to develop their personal expertise in a collaborative environment, enriching the teaching and learning program of Ashdale Secondary College.

Name Department Email Address
AUSTIN, Peter Design & Technology
BAKER, Chris Design & Technology
BAXTER, Paul Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
BIN SHAH IDIL, Muhummed Business
BISHOP, Kate Science
BOSCH, Peter Design & Technology
BRIGDEN, Donna Teacher in Charge of Home Economics / Science
BROUGH, Karen Business / Career & Enterprise
BURKE, Jessie Home Economics / Flexi
BURROUGHS, Cindy 2IC - English
BUTCHER, Jo Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
CANHAM, Sean Year 8 Coordinator / Physical Education
CANZURLO, Anthony Physical Education
CARBONE, John Physical Education
CHAKKO, Patrick English
D’ANNA, Natasha Workplace Learning (WPL)
DAVEY, Victoria English
DAVIE, Veronica English
DAVIES, Corey Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
DIAMOND, Sue Student Support
DI FLORIO, Melissa English
DINAN, Sarah English
DOMMANGE, Nathalie HOLA - English
DOYLE, Deb Deputy Principal - Staffing
DUCKWORTH, Michael Science
EDWARDS, Melisa Science
ELLERY, Anne-Marie VET Coordinator
ENGLISH, Jaime Year 12 Coordinator / Physical Education
ESPARON, Adam Year 10 Coordinator / Science
FELTON, Daniel Specialised Autism Learning Program (SALP)
FOREMAN, Mark Science
FRANK, Caroline English
HALUSSZCZAK, Janina Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS)
HAMLIN, David Science
HANGAN, Ben Physical Education
HILL, Tara Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS)
HOBBS, Marisa Teacher in charge of Music
HOMER, Ashley Mathematics
HOOPER, Steve Workplace Learning (WPL)
HUGHES, Julie Science
HULATT, Marian Community Health Nurse
HUNT, Elisa Specialised Autism Learning Program (SALP)
HUTCHINSON, Bill Literacy support
IHLEIN, Jonathan Information Technology
IQBAL, Mo Arts
JACKSON, Renae Science
JAMES, Hannah HOLA - Science
JIN, Angela Mathematics
JOHNSTON, Lauren Physical Education
KALJEE, Amanda Literacy support
KEATING, Janine Learning Enrichment Centre (LEC)
LALJI, Kirti Mathematics
LENNOX, Mia 2IC - Science
LIPSCOMBE, Ferah Psychologist
LO, Ryan Mathematics
LONG, Jamie Deputy Principal - Senior School (Yr 10 - Yr 12)
LYON, Sharon Deputy Principal - Timetable
MACOBOY, Melissa Science
MARSH, Jesse English
MARSHALL, Michelle Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS)
MAY, Vanessa Program Coordinator Specialised Autism Learning Program (SALP)
McMULLEN,Nicole Mathematics
MILNE, Charlotte Year 10 Coordinator / Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
MIRCO, John Year 9 Coordinator / Science
MULLIGAN, Niall Year 7 Coordinator / Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
MYER, Alex STEM Coordinator / Information Technology
NAIK, Shaloni Information Technology
NUGAWELA, Anna Mathematics
PATEL, Nitesh 2IC - Mathematics
PEARCE, Mark HOLA - Design & Technology
PENDAL, Tim Design & Technology
PIANO, Colleen Home Economics
PIRLO, Terry HOLA - Arts
POPP, Josh Program Coordinator Senior School (Yr 11 & Yr 12)
POUNTNEY, Stephen Deputy Principal - Junior School (Yr 7 - Yr 9)
PRAJESH KUMAR, Priya Science
PRESTON, Aimie Home Economics
PULLELLA, Nikki Year 11 Coordinator / Flexi Learning Centre
RAINS, Adam HOLA - Mathematics
RASTON KANE, Alex English / Learning Enrichment Centre (LEC)
REEVES, Caitlin English
RETAMAL, Ben Year 11 Coordinator / Flexi Learning Centre
RICHARDSON, Chadd Program Coordinator Junior School (Yr 7 & Yr 8)
ROBINSON-ESPARON, Brianna Home Economics
RODRIGUES, Chantal English
ROMAGNOLO, Bianca HOLA - Physical Education
ROUDA, Kareem Business / Career and Enterprise
ROWLAND, Amy English
RUSSO, Kathy Year 8 Coordinator / Home Economics / Arts
RUTTER, Tracey Numeracy support
SERRA, Luke Physical Education
SMITH, Emma Science
SMITH, Sarah English
SPAIN, Carolyn Mathematics
STEAD, Stephen Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
STEPHENS, Rachael Science
THOMPSON, Izzy The Arts
TITMANIS, Matt Program Coordinator STEM / Science
TRPENOV, Paul HaSS / Business / Careers
TYLER, Renee Specialised Autism Learning Program (SALP)
VAN DER MERWE, Sanette Mathematics
VAN VASTENHOVEN, Daniel Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
VERHOUVEN, Anita English
WADE, Leigh English
WARWICK, Stephen Design & Technology
WHEATMAN, Jessica Year 7 Coordinator / Physical Education
WHITE, Geoff HOLA - Information Technology
WILES, Daizee Science
WILKIE, Tyson Science
WILLIAMS, Anthony Year 12 Coordinator / Science
WINGATE, David Mathematics
WINTER, Kane Mathematics
WITT, Chris HOLA - Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
WRIGHT, Andrew Program Coordinator Middle School (Yr 9 & Yr 10)
WRIGHT, Ashley 2IC - Humanities and Social Science (HaSS)
YARNELL, Jenny Year 8 Coordinator / Mathematics
YATES, Deb STEM Coordinator / Information Technology