Rhonda is a Christian educator with over 30 years of experience teaching in both state and independent schools. She has fulfilled a number of roles including Teacher, Teacher Coach, Administrator, Acting Principal and Mentor. Rhonda previously spent six years as an Academic Advisor, her role included conducting professional development for teachers throughout Australia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji and Indonesia. Rhonda holds qualifications in the fields of education, leadership and business management: Grad MSL, DipT, DipMgt DipBus DipBA, Literacy Specialist and has a desire to build strong relationships with parents, students, and staff. She is committed to working as a team to ensure students receive a Christ-centred education that promotes an active relationship with God and encourages academic excellence.
Rhonda is dedicated to building teams who work together to achieve shared goals and visions. She has been involved in establishing and growing various educational facilities such as founding an Early Childhood Centre, beginning new schools, developing learning support units and initiating and managing several church-based ministries.
Both Rhonda and her husband, Robin, are members of Good Shepherd Baptist Church. Robin has previously pastored a church in Central Queensland which owns and operates a Christian school. Robin held the dual roles of church pastor and school pastor. Robin and Rhonda have seven children. As a family, their ministry for the Lord has been a journey that has taken them on many adventures from living in the city to living on a remote sheep station.