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Finigan School of Distance Education

Finigan School of Distance Education

Telephone02 6210 5200

Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.


  • Mr Daniel Rattigan

Deputy Principals

  • Mr Colin Devitt 
  • Ms Kylea Rowing

Head Teachers

  • Ms Trish Andrews - Administration
  • Mr Michael Waldon -  PDHPE
  • Ms Christianna Elliott - English(Act)
  • Mr Peter Rowe - Mathematics
  • Ms Trish Thompson - Science
  • Ms Ashlee Kellner - History(Act)
  • Mr Michael Rowing - HSIE
  • Ms Jeanine Dunkley - Secondary Studies
  • Ms Anne Hodgson - CAPA
  • Mr Robert Attwood - TAS
  • Ms Amanda Rowe- Languages
  • Ms Larissa Harman - Primary
  • Mr Ryan Kearns - Middle School
  • Ms Harvey Wilson - Teaching & Learning
  • Ms Vickie Krikowa - Teaching  & Learning
  • Ms Mary-Jo McDonnell - Welfare
  • Ms Beverly Henman - Learning & Support