Inner Sydney High School


Telephone(02) 9578 2020

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.

Our team

Leadership Team

Robyn Matthews - Principal 

Chris Kazanis - Deputy Principal 

Renee Lane - Deputy Principal

Sonia Davies - Deputy Principal Wellbeing

Ashvin Ashok - Head Teacher Mathematics

Philip Branson - Head Teacher Human Society and its Environment (HSIE)

Sonya Donohue - Head Teacher English

Rachelle Harte - Head Teacher Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA)

Jodie Kelso - Head Teacher Teaching and Learning/TAS

Nigel Kuan - Head Teacher Science 

Sam Peris - Head Teacher Administration 

Karen Witherdin - Head Teacher Teaching and Learning


Classroom Teachers

Neville Benazic
Linda Beretin
Kate Bond
Laura Bowman
Zoe Brown
Jay Carroll
Jess Chang
William Court
Stephanie Davies
Samuel De Sousa
Harley Dwyer
Melissa Ellem
Michael Elliot
Chris Elliott
Eva Fraser
Shannon Harrington
Moe Rosa Hashimoto
Susannah Hayden
Lyla Hine
Emma Holly
Monique Khoshaba
Tony Jiang
Justin Kaye
Michael Kenny
Monique Khoshaba
Sujatha Kondadatha
Rosette Lee
Allison Lemar
Jeremy Lloyd
Karen Luo
Edie McCrystal
Nathan McLean
Michael Nelson
Elizabeth Neves
Jade O'Brien
Geoffrey Parry-Ewing
Christopher Paul
Dimi Poulos
Liz Roche
Caitlin Rudd
Fiona Ryan
Julianne Scott
Lori Springer
Kate Tjia
Mimi Tong
Gabrielle Tremblay
Dominic Walker
Cindy Xia
Kate Zeritis

School Administrative Support Staff (SASS)

Lorna Dawson - School Administrative Officer
Anne Diamond - General Assistant
Saraeyah Dumas - School Learning Support Officer
Christine Earnshaw - School Learning Support Officer
Janeece Fiala - School Administrative Manager
Zenith Gao - School Administrative Officer Library
Coco Gillies -  School Learning Support Officer
Tallulah Gleisner-Friesam -  School Learning Support Officer
Holly Henry - School Administrative Officer
Sally Jenkins -  School Learning Support Officer
Caitlin Keogh -  School Learning Support Officer
Sue Kim - School Administrative Officer
Novia Marshall - School Administrative Officer 
Vicki Peck - School Administrative Officer
Budi Puru Watt - School Learning Support Officer
Maddison Rath - School Learning Support Officer
Luz Renigifo Aird - School Learning Support Officer
Olivia Rider - School Learning Support Officer
Darrelle Twyman - School Administrative Officer
Alex Voudouris - School Administrative Officer
Kathy Voudouris - School Administrative Office
Jimmy Widjaja - Technical Support Officer
Duncan Wood - School Administrative Officer Science


Susannah Hayden

Student Support Officer

Teresa Dang