Cootamundra High School

Respect, Responsibility, Excellence

Telephone02 6942 2711

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.

Staff list


Leesa Daly

Deputy Principal

Christopher Payne

School Administration Manager

Amanda Mugridge                 


Sarah Hazlett

Kylie Roberts

Alison Sellars                        


Janelle Walker (HT English)

Natasha Clarke

Heather Beddie

Rebecca Perry 

Brittney Longmore


Di Lonnen (Year 8 Advisor)

Michael McPhee

Senaka Mahagedara


Clint Perry (Year 7 Advisor)

Technology - Industrial Arts                      

Sarah Jamieson

Doug Phillips (Year 10 Advisor)

Technology - Home Economics

Amanda Willoughby (Computer Coordinator)

Michael Speering

Home Ec Assistant: Maryanne Tulenew 

Visual Arts

Amanda-Lee Boatswain


Emma O'Loughlin (HT Inclusive Education, Year 12 Advisor)

Debbie Lewis

Sam O'Loughlin

Manna Scott

Robyn Graham

Tisha McTavish

Kerri Hefren

Rebecca Herring

Amy Fitzgerald 

Terena Bateup (LAST)


Alasdair Sides (HT Science and Maths)

Kris Good

Tarnia Drum

Samara Callaghan

Science Assistant: Donna Watson


Briana Fritsch (Sports Coordinator)

Rob Plain (Year 9 Advisor)

Jacinta English


Jocelyn Freeman

Library Assistant: Angela Grewal


Catherine Alderman


Aidan Galea

Stephen Houston

Re-Engagement Centre

Wendy Sprang

Sheree Emonson 


Sarah Zimmerman


Yvette Newman

Rayleigh Hoey        

Ag Assistant

David Lewis

General Assistant

Peter Goodwin

Principal - Mrs Leesa Daly

Deputy Principal - Mr Payne

Admin Staff

English - HSIE - Library

Maths - Science

Inclusive Education

PDHPE - Careers

TAS - Visual Arts