Ann is Principal of EREA School, St James College, Brisbane and was previously Principal at St Columban’s College, Caboolture and at the BiLingual OLSH Thamarrurr School, Wadeye, NT.

Ann spent a total of 14 years in the Northern Territory and taught in Darwin, Bathurst Island and Jabiru in Kakadu. She was an inaugural member of the NT Women’s Advisory Council.

Ann’s current appointments included President of Catholic Secondary Principals of Qld, member of the National Board of Catholic Secondary Principals Australia and Vice President of the Association of Catholic Secondary Schools Qld. She received the Association of Women Educators Award for contribution to Education as a Leader and is currently a member of the Qld Ministerial Senior Secondary Assessment Review Task Force.

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Best Foot Forward 2021

We’re asking for your help so that SHE can put HER best foot forward.

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, violence against women and girls has intensified.

The opportunity to gain education and skills is the key to HER long-term empowerment.

Our goal is to raise $150,000 in 24 hours on the 12th November 2021, so that disadvantaged women and girls can have access to opportunity through education.

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