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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 (Years K-8)
  • Ms Penny Field (Year 9)
  • Ms Harvey Wilson (Year 10)
  • Ms Kylea Rowing (Years 11-12)

Head Teachers

  • Ms Jenny Brunskill - Administration
  • Ms Anne Hodgson - CAPA
  • Ms Kimberley Scott - English
  • Ms Alanah Miszuk - History
  • Mr Michael Rowing - HSIE
  • Ms Amanda Rowe- Languages
  • Ms Kate Goodyer / Ms Gabbie Magee -  Learning Design
  • Mr Peter Rowe - Mathematics
  • Mr Michael Waldon -  PDHPE
  • Ms Deidre New - Primary
  • Ms Trish Thompson - Science
  • Ms Melissa Galiatsatos - Secondary Studies
  • Ms Larissa Harman - Supported Learning
  • Mr Robert Attwood - TAS
  • Ms Penny Evans - Welfare