Lisa started as Deputy Principal in July 2012. Prior to this, she was the Deputy Principal at Linwood North Primary School, in Christchurch. She has worked in the private sector of education, as an e-learning facilitator for eTime Education Consultancy which is recognised for it's excellece in delivering professional development to schools throughout Canterbury . During her 19 years teaching, she has specialised at senior levels of school and taught across all learning areas with strengths in literacy, e-learning, health & P.E. She is committed to life-long learning and has completed a range of additional qualifications, including counselling with students and teaching English to foreign students. During her career, she has developed partnerships with overseas schools, initiated outdoor education programmes and worked on extensive e-learning projects. She is driven by the challenge to engage students in their learning through creating exciting learning opportunities.