Rick started at CLG in term 2 2016 and has been appointed for a seven year tenure. Rick has brought to CLG his extensive leadership experience having worked as a principal at three previous schools; the most recent was at Greenwith Primary School for eight years. Rick is also a member of the Public Primary Schools Principal’s Association board and works with other leaders throughout the state. Rick feels privileged and proud to lead CLG and is determined to make a difference.
Brianna joined CLG from Karoonda Area School in 2019 taking on the Deputy Principal role. Brianna’s key focus is in managing all aspects of our student support and intervention processes. Having worked in various leadership roles in the country, Brianna will collaborate with staff to ensure every student is supported and challenged. As Deputy Principal, her role also includes other responsibilities in leading school wide initiatives and managing some groups and committees including our Out of School Hours Care OSHC) service.
After working for a number of years in the Victorian Education system, Penny returned to South Australia to join our staff at CLG at the beginning of 2018. As an Assistant Principal, Penny brings her expertise to our school to support staff in developing their pedagogical understandings with a focus on using digital technologies. Penny is skilled in working within systems and with individuals and teams to increase understanding and build the capacity of staff and students.
Taking on a new focus in 2019 for this Assistant Principal role, Simone joined the leadership team focused on supporting student wellbeing and engagement. Simone has worked at CLG since 2015 and brings to the leadership team a wealth of experience working across the school as the teacher librarian and leading a number of whole school initiatives. Simone has supported student leadership and promotes authentic student voice in decision making.