Denistone East Public School

Telephone02 9874 6678

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.

Executive Team


Ms Michelle Collyer

Deputy Principals

Mrs Jennifer Bashinsky

Mrs Judy Hyland

Mrs Dayna Pleass

Assistant Principals (AP)

Stage 3

Mrs Liz Stewart

Stage 2

Mrs Jessica Roberts

Stage 1

Mrs Judith Hyland

Miss Laura New

Early Stage 1

Mrs Michelle Pike 

Miss Jennifer Kim (Rel)


Mrs Mishca Hardy


Support Class

Mrs Cheltzie Hall

Mrs Jocelyn Lindley-Coleburn



School Counsellor 

Mrs Di Cleary

Mrs Linda Gilford


Administration Staff

School Admininstrative Manager

Mrs Samantha Hemmings-Richardson


School Administrative Officers

Mrs Rochelle Galvin

Mrs Melinda Harrison

Mrs Lisa Lewis

Mrs Heather Tyree

Teaching Staff

Stage 3

Mrs Liz Stewart (AP)

Mrs Sarah Stuart

Mrs Suzanna MacKenzie

Mrs Keryn Simpson

Mrs Kate Bowman

Mrs Mischa Hardy

Miss Sarah Rigby

Miss Kirsty Stuart

Mrs Sharon French

Mrs Mel Shearer


Stage 2

Mrs Christine Dundas (AP)

Mrs Jessica Roberts (AP)

Miss Allison Kenney

Ms Ashten McPerson

Mrs Jan Breeze

Mrs Catherine Lee

Mr Alessandro Blasonato

Mrs Gabriella Marsic

Mrs Milena Osorio

Mrs Adriana Barbour


Stage 1

Mrs Judy Hyland (AP)

Miss Laura New (AP)

Miss Denise Chaouka

Miss Nilofar Paktan

Mrs Deb Owen

Mrs Lucy Edmondston

Ms Marny Yu

Miss Savanna Murphy

Mr Pedro Vargas

Miss Amy Burrows

Mr James Hutchinson



Mrs Michelle Pike (AP)

Miss Jennifer Kim (AP)

Mrs Vicki Engsall

Miss Sophie Charalambous

Miss Jana Limburg

Miss Iona McFarland

Miss Emma Davidson

Mrs Lee Magri

Mrs Jess Saunderson


Support Class

Mrs Jocelyn Lindley-Coleburn (AP)