Forbes High School

Education for a Better Quality of Life

Telephone02 6852 2666

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.


Kathleen Maksymczuk


Daniel West (Boys Advisor)


Kimberley Jackson (Year 8 Advisor) (Relieving Head Teacher)

Shanna Nock (Year 9 Advisor) (Relieving Head Teacher)

Alison Radvanyi

Hayley Wilson (Year 11 Advisor)

Felicity Morris

Tanikah Fenech


Justin Hoy (Head Teacher)

Pamela McConnell

Tara Morrison (Year 10 Advisor)

Karley Ward

Alice Lind

Tori Herbert


Daniel West (Head Teacher)

Jane Hill

Donald Ruttan

Jessica Smith (Year 7 Advisor)

Maria Bullock


Sophie Limbert

Youth Worker

Abbey Swain

Aboriginal Education

Nadika McKeown

Technical Support Officer

Bradley Lemon

General Assistant

Chris Chandler


Anita Morrison (SAM)

Ann-Maree Neville

Janelle Berger

Kate Crawford

Marilyn Hollstein (TAS)

John Berger (Science)

Learning and Support Teacher

Vivienne Bolam

Deputy Principal

Chris Summerhayes

Lee-Anne Jones


Georgie Price


Susan Larkings (Head Teacher)

Lauren Brown

Oliver Patterson


Isabel Cassiles

Rachel Eagles

Tom French (Relieving Head Teacher)

Abdul Azim

Technological & Applied Studies (TAS)

Peita Coote (Relieving Head Teacher) 

Christopher Moore

Gloria Haywood

Linda Carne

Mark Myers

Support Unit

Fran Emmett

Nicole Patten (Head Teacher)

Joseph Schnieder

Holly Taylor

School Learning Support Officers

Sherylee Cowell

Jane Tomlinson

Lynsey Neilsen

Tanya Parslow

Bec Cheney

Madeline Dukes

Caitlin Lewis

Naomi Wallace

Tivoli Yeatman

Tamara Adams

Lucy Cole

Madeline Dukes

Jemma McClennan

Rachael Mulligan

Olivia Rattenbury

Tivoli Yeatman

Farm Assistant

Chris Favelle


Christine Crawford