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Tanilba Bay Public School

Tanilba Bay Public School

Creating the difference

Telephone02 4982 4762


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.

Call us on: 02 4982 4762

Team Tanilba 2023

School Principal: Dr Abigail Sawyer

Assistant Principal Curriculum & Instruction:

Miss Amy Kennedy

Assistant Principal Curriculum & Instruction:

Ms Eleanor Ridder


School Administration & Support

Business Manager/Administrative Manager: 

Mrs Julie Tracy

School Administration Officers:

Mrs Amanda Brewer

Mrs Janine Glance-Wilson

Mrs Susan Sams

Miss Elizabeth Wylie

General Assistant: Mr Nigel Stevens

School Counsellor:  Andrew Moore

Canteen Manager: Mrs Robyn McDermott



Early Stage 1

Assistant Principal: Ms Eleanor Ridder

Class Teachers:

Mr Chris Monaghan

Mrs Lani Roberts

Miss Amy Waterhouse


Stage 1

Assistant Principal: Mr Brett Humphries 

Class Teachers:

Mr Stewart Ayre

Mrs Courtney Bailey

Mrs Margo Kovalevsky

Mrs Karina Monaghan

Mrs Natalie Newton

Mrs Megan Orman



Stage 2

Assistant Principal: Dr Timothy Marchant

Class Teachers:

Mrs Elizabeth Gigengack

Mr Harrison Hylands

Miss Lyndsey James

Mrs Kelly Linsket

Mrs Cassandra Ridgeway



Stage 3

Assistant Principal: Mrs Lisa Walker

Class Teachers:

Mr Luke Henley

Miss Erin Mitchell

Mr Jock Thompson

Mrs Jenny Williams

Mrs Amy Worsfold



Specialist Teachers

Physical Education: Miss Olivia Higgins

Teacher-Librarian: Mrs Cena Alcevski

IT Coordinator: Mrs Lauren Williams

Aboriginal Education: Mrs Sherree Morley


Student Support

School Psychologist:

Learning and Support Teacher: Mrs Raegan McIlwain

Intervention Team Teachers:

Mrs Cath Stone

Mrs Lauren Williams



School Learning Support Officers

Mrs Kelly Coupe

Mrs Meg Irwin

Mrs Shaylayne Mowbray

Mrs Traci Northey

Mrs Nikki Shilling

Mrs Jenny Stephenson

Mrs Linda Stevens

Mr Blake Thompson


P&C Executive 

President (Acting): Mr Anthony Gentle

Secretary: Mrs Fiona Morrison

Treasurer: Mrs Erin Brewster