Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Peter O’Leary
Principal

po@opunake.school.nz

Andrea Hooper
Deputy Principal

anh@opunake.school.nz

Barry Skinner
Deputy Principal

bs@opunake.school.nz

Deans

Geoff Watt
Year 13 Dean

gw@opunake.school.nz

David Hughes
Year 12 Dean

dh@opunake.school.nz

Whaea Robyn Davey
Year 11 Dean

rd@opunake.school.nz

Dawn Colless
Year 9 & 10 Dean

dc@opunake.school.nz

Paora Laurence
Cultural Dean

pl@opunake.school.nz

Teaching Staff

Andy Bedford
TIC Art & Photography,
Marketing & Promotions,
Rimu Hapu Leader

ab@opunake.school.nz

Andrea Dingle
TIC Music,
Co-HOF Humanities

ad@opunake.school.nz

Megan Symons
Art

ms@opunake.school.nz

David Hughes
HOF – Health & PE

dh@opunake.school.nz

Angelo Hill
Health & PE

alh@opunake.school.nz

Tryfan Ephraim
Health & PE

te@opunake.school.nz

Marcia Hales
Health & PE

mh@opunake.school.nz

Anne Englebretsen
Co-HOF Humanities

ae@opunake.school.nz

Alistair Cook
English

ac@opunake.school.nz

Dawn Colless
English

dc@opunake.school.nz

Rachel Taylor
English

rt@opunake.school.nz

Barry Skinner
Social Sciences

bs@opunake.school.nz

Ken Brown
History,
Karo Hapu Leader

kb@opunake.school.nz

Murray Weir
Geography

mw@opunake.school.nz

Justine Hart
HOF – Maths

jh@opunake.school.nz

Vincent Edwards
Maths

ve@opunake.school.nz

Liz Thompson
Maths

lt@opunake.school.nz

Mike Blackstock
Co-HOF Science, Chemistry

mb@opunake.school.nz

David Bannochie
Co-HOF Science, Physics

db@opunake.school.nz

Christine Ryan
Science, Biology

cr@opunake.school.nz

Andrea Hooper
Chemistry

anh@opunake.school.nz

Paora Laurence
Agriculture

pl@opunake.school.nz

Rangiroa Rongonui
HOF – Te Whare Kura,
Awhina Hapu Leader

rr@opunake.school.nz

Whaea Robyn Davey
Te Whare Kura

rd@opunake.school.nz

Aileen Watson
HOF – Technology, Hospitality

aw@opunake.school.nz

Michael Griggs
DST (Workshop)
Totara Hapu Leader

mg@opunake.school.nz

Phil Hooper
Engineering

ph@opunake.school.nz

Mark Meyburg
Digital Technologies

mm@opunake.school.nz

Peter Clement
Graphics DVC

pc@opunake.school.nz

Jan Murgatroyd
HOF – Whare Atawhai

jm@opunake.school.nz

Whaea Kerry Walsh
Alternative Education Tutor

kw@opunake.school.nz

Non-Teaching Staff

Lynnette Collins
Executive Officer

lc@opunake.school.nz

Stephenie Langton
Principals Assistant

sl@opunake.school.nz

Donna Aitken
Attendance Officer

da@opunake.school.nz

Vicki Wall
Clerical Assistant

vw@opunake.school.nz

Sharon Quinnell
Sports Co-ordinator (TSSSA)

sq@opunake.school.nz

Chantal Brophy
Transitions

cb@opunake.school.nz

Brent Larson
Computer Technician

bl@opunake.school.nz

Harry James
Caretaker

Lynda James
Groundsperson

Jade Smith
Teacher’s Assistant

Pauline Sandford
Teacher’s Assistant

Baylee Bright
Teacher’s Assistant

Joyleen Sandford
Teacher’s Assistant

Rochelle Clark
Teacher’s Assistant