Meet Our Team

The staff of St Thomas Aquinas are a community of educators who are dedicated to ensuring the well-being and care of all students is at the forefront of everything they do.

Rod Sims
Principal

Ollie Banks
Deputy Principal & Religious Education

Clare Green
Deputy Principal & Student Wellbeing

Carol Webber
Administration

Abby White
Administration

Matekino Olsen
Te Reo Māori & Canteen

Tracey Lunnon-Talbot
School and Community Partnerships Leader

Ashleigh Graham
Student Diversity Leader

Simone Nott
Junior Learning Leader

Angie Ness
Senior Learning Leader

Vince Manganelli
Building & Grounds Manager

Melanie Fitzsimmons
Speech Pathologist

Amy Bateman
Foundation Teacher

Claire Devereux
Foundation Teacher

Tanya Freeman
Foundation Teacher

Sue Bodger
Foundation Learning Support

Laura Yewdall
Foundation Learning Support

Kate Salisbury
Foundation Learning Support

Jen French
Junior Learning Community Teacher

Naomi Rennie
Junior Learning Community Teacher

Jasmine Hickey
Junior Learning Community Teacher

Caleb McPherson
Junior Learning Community Learning Support

Tom Addison
Junior Learning Community Learning Support

Tayla Scarlett-Nankervis
Junior Learning Community Learning Support

Sabrina Yewdall
Middle Learning Community Teacher

Anne Slater
Middle Learning Community Teacher

Grace Davies
Middle Learning Community Teacher

Melissa Stein
Middle Learning Community Learning Support

David Thomas
Middle Learning Community Learning Support

Helen Napoli
Middle Learning Community Learning Support

Lauren O’Donnell
Senior Learning Community Teacher

Emily Wrigley
Senior Learning Community Teacher

Maree Selwood
Senior Learning Community Learning Support

Jon Gavin
Senior Learning Community Learning Support

Sam Beavis
Physical Education & Sport

Sally Pearson
Performing Arts

Narelle Norman
Art

Shannon Curtis
Digital Technologies

Rachel Shell
Library & Literature

Susan Bisby
Junior Learning Community Teacher

Laura West
Junior Learning Community Teacher