June 11, 2019

Emily Brookes

Emily lives in Adelaide, South Australia and has been teaching Maths and Science for twenty-one years in various Department and Christian schools in the country and city. Emily is the Director of Teaching and Learning at Torrens Valley Christian School and is part of the Senior Executive Team. Emily’s passion is in Professional Learning, Classroom…

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June 11, 2019

Dr Fiona Partridge

Fiona is the State Executive Officer for the CEN South Australia. She is also a CEN Professional Learning presenter and adjunct lecturer with the National Institute. Fiona has taught at Torrens Valley Christian School since 1990 and is passionate about Christian Education, still enjoying time in the classroom teaching. Fiona’s family lives the beautiful Adelaide…

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March 29, 2019

Dr Patricia Weerakoon

Patricia trained in medicine in Sri Lanka. She attributes her twin passions of God and sex to her postgraduate training in sexology at the university of Hawaii. She retired in 2012 after a career as director of an internationally renowned graduate program in sexual health at the University of Sydney to pursue her passion for…

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May 10, 2019

Jay Trevaskis

Jay has been on a journey of re-imagining his practices for the past decade. In his current role as Director of Teaching and Learning he has developed a passion for creating learning cultures that challenge learners to slow down, think deeply and consider different possibilities in the service of developing understanding. Description Using routines to…

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March 18, 2019

Judy Linossier

Judy is married to Andre and they have six children. She is the Principal of the Drouin campus of Chairo Christian School in Victoria and has served on the CTJ editorial team for the past 10 years. Judy enjoys reading, reflecting and spending time with her family. Description PeaceWiseKids and PeaceWiseYouth: Re-imagining how to equip…

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March 28, 2019

Karen Hooper

Karen has been teaching in CEN schools for more than 25 years. With extensive classroom teaching experience across mostly primary year levels as well as Music and Performing Arts, she is passionate about seeing teachers grow in their understanding and practise of authentic Christian teaching. Karen is married to Nathan, and together they have three…

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March 20, 2019

Kathy Pereira

Kathy is the CEN Governance Coordinator and SEO for CEN NSW/ACT. She is passionate to see CEN schools and people grow and flourish as they respond to where God is leading. And in order to do this, our schools need to have strong, passionate boards who have captured their school’s vision and values and are…

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June 14, 2019

Mark Steyn

Mark completed a degree majoring in business and industrial psychology. After many years in human resources, he became a strategic planning consultant and had the privilege of consulting to large corporate, government and not-for-profit organisations before moving into schools and education. Mark is currently the Chief Executive Officer for Rehoboth Christian College, Perth. Description Traps…

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March 20, 2019

Mark Yettica-Paulson

An Indigenous leader from the South East Queensland and North East NSW regions, Mark brings decades of wisdom from his career in leadership development and community education across the corporate and government sectors. An Indigenous leader from the South East Queensland and North East NSW regions, Mark brings decades of wisdom from his career in…

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June 14, 2019

Mathilda Joubert

Mathilda is the Director of Excellence & Innovation, at Sheridan College. Mathilda is passionate about God, creativity and innovation. She has worked as innovation consultant, teacher, policy maker, researcher, lecturer, school improvement consultant and ACARA expert advisor on Creative and Critical Thinking Skills.She has five degrees (in music, languages, education, cognitive neuropsychology and business) and…

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