109-141 Bulmans Rd
Phone: 03 9743 6522
Qualifications: B.SocSci, Dip Ed, GradDip RE, M.Ed
Mark Sheehan has been Principal of Catholic Regional College, Melton since 2009. Educated at Marist Brothers College, Bendigo Mark moved to Melbourne to pursue tertiary education initially at Victoria University, and later on at ACU and Melbourne University. Mark was previously Principal of Samaritan College, Preston.
Mark is currently a member of the CEOM Enrolment Committee and the Catholic Capital Grants (Vic) committee. He is also a member of the Victorian Chapter of Australian Catholic University. He has been a member of the PAVCSS Executive since 2010, including two years as secretary of the Association from 2012-13
Siena College, 815 Riversdale Road Camberwell
Phone: 03 9853 0200
Qualifications: B.Sc., Dip. Ed, M.Ed.,
2017 is Gaynor's 11th year as Principal of Siena College. Gaynor has taught in both Catholic and State schools in South Africa, New South Wales and Victoria.
Thomas Carr College
Thomas Carr Drive Tarneit Vic 3029
Phone: 03 8734 2444
Qualifications: B.Bus., Grad. Dip. Ed., M.Ed., Ed.D., M.A.C.E
Prior to his appointment at Thomas Carr College, Andrew was Principal of Mercy Regional College in Camperdown for six years. During this time he restructured the College focusing on teaching and learning along with completing significant capital redevelopment. Andrew's vision for Thomas Carr College seeks to improve learning and teaching, developing the use of technology across all areas of the College. He also recently announced a $22 million capital development plan for the next 10 years.
Before his appointment as Principal, Andrew held numerous positions of leadership at St Patrick's College during his 9 years there. In 2003 he was appointed the inaugural Head of Senior School.
Andrew commenced his teaching career in Cairns at Trinity Anglican School after completing a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma of Education. He has since gone on to complete a Master of Education and in 2007 obtained a Doctorate of Education from the Australian Catholic University. His thesis centered on leadership within Catholic Schools.
Andrew is a member of the Australian College of Education, is currently serving on the Executive of the Principals' Association of Victoria of Catholic Secondary Schools and is Secretary/Treasurer of the Regional College Principals Association.
Born in Ballarat Andrew was educated initially by the Mercy Sisters at St Francis Xavier College (Villa Maria) and then by the Christian Brothers at St Patrick's College.
Andrew is an active member of the St James the Apostle Parish in Hoppers Crossing North.
Mount St Josephs Girls' College
Phone: 03 8398 2000
Kate is currently the Principal of Mount St Josephs Girls' College, Altona. She was the founding Principal of Catholic Regional College Caroline Springs where she worked for nine years. During her twenty six years in Catholic Education she has held numerous positions of Leadership including as Deputy Principal of Catholic Regional College Sydenham where she was responsible for Curriculum, Staff Welfare and Professional Development. Kate also worked as an Education Officer in the Curriculum Service Department at the Catholic Education Office, Melbourne and held that position for four years. Kate worked for ten years at Catholic Regional College Melton and held number of leadership positions at the College.
Kate is a member of the LPUC committee and is a PAVCSS representative on the CEM Child Safety Committee.
Mr. Paul Ryan
c/o Loyola College
325 Grimshaw Street Watsonia
Phone: 03 94330261
Fax: 03 9432-2476
Paul Ryan spent seventeen years in the State system of Education before moving to the Catholic system in 1986. He taught for a year at Catholic Regional College North Keilor (1986). He then moved to Loyola College Watsonia in 1987 as Director of Studies and subsequently Director of Students. Paul was appointed Deputy Principal at Loyola in 1998 and retired from that role at the end of 2004.
Paul enjoys a range of activities in semi-retirement: family life, golf, travel, reading and farm activities.