College Executive


Mrs Felicity Grima,

BEd (Hons), MEd (Leadership and Administration), Cert IV (Assessment and Workplace Training), MACE, MACEL

Felicity joined Penrith Anglican College in 2016. She has taught and held leadership roles across Preparatory to Year 12 in Sydney schools and at the Australian International School in Singapore. Most recently she was the inaugural Head of Preparatory and Junior School at William Clarke College in north-west Sydney as it moved from a Secondary school to a Preparatory to Year 12 College of over 1500 students. Felicity enjoys travelling and renovating houses with her husband. She particularly loves the opportunity to travel to different parts of the world, volunteering and helping others. She has travelled to Thailand and Japan to teach English, and has participated in house building in Cambodia and in the Solomon Islands.


Mr Mark Ramsay,
Deputy Principal

BAppSc (Physiotherapy), GradDipEd (PDHPE), DipBib&YM

Mark joined Penrith Anglican College as Deputy Principal in 2019. He is committed to Christian Education in all of its forms, which is seen in the range of positions he has held across a number of schools in Sydney. This experience has formed a passion to see students challenged to live their learning within a Christian worldview, as they seek to follow Christ and serve others.
He is also committed to communities and students in our near neighbours, with links to educational initiatives in both Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea.
Mark enjoys the community and pace of life in the Lower Blue Mountains, where he also attends church with his wife (Penny) and their three sons.


Mrs Sue Kennedy,
Head of Primary

Dip Teach, BEd

Sue started at Penrith Anglican College when it opened in 1998. Sue’s qualifications include a Diploma of Teaching from Sydney Teachers College and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Wollongong. She has taught all year levels (Kindergarten to Year 6) during her 36-year career. Penrith Anglican College has given Sue the added bonus of working in a Kindergarten to Year 12 setting and the chance to further extend her teaching into Year 7. Sue is passionate about Christian education, the nurturing of students in a safe and supportive environment with appropriate boundaries, and the development of each student as an individual. The opportunity to be part of the team at the College as it has grown over the years has been an invaluable and most rewarding experience.


Mr Leighton Corr,
Head of Secondary

BEd MACE Prel.Theo Cert. MEdLead

Leighton joined PAC in Term 4 of 2019 as the inaugural Head of Secondary School. Prior to this, he was the Head of Senior School (10-12) at Arndell Anglican College. Leighton completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Sydney and majored in History. Modern History is his passion and he enjoys helping his students understand the past and make sense of the world.
He has also completed a Masters of Educational Leadership, through Morling College and the Preliminary Theological Certificate through Moore College. Leighton attends his local Anglican Church, with his wife Courtney and son Ryder.
Leighton is a passionate follower of all sport and enjoys playing football in his spare time. Helping young people develop their character and be prepared for a changing world is something he loves about his job.


Mr David Tweed,
Director of Studies

BSc, Dip Ed

David is currently Director of Studies at Penrith Anglican College and a member of the College Executive. He also teaches Science to Year 12 students. His university studies were at Sydney University, where he majored in Physics. He has taught at Parramatta High School (1982-1995) and Westfields Sports High School (1995-2000); he then took up the position of Stage 6 Coordinator & Head of Science at Penrith Anglican College at the start of 2001. He remains very enthusiastic about the teaching of Science and about the planning and implementation of curriculum. David is deeply committed to the Christian ethos of the College and he greatly enjoys the warmth and sense of purpose found in serving Christ at the College.


Miss Adele Crane,
Director of Wellbeing

BSc (Hons), Grad Dip Ed, M EdL (School Leadership), Grad Cert Counselling, Professional Certificate in Education (Positive Education)

Adele is a dedicated educator and is passionate about helping young people to flourish. She initially worked in environmental consultancy before retraining to be a Science teacher. Adele teaches Year 7 – 10 Science as well as Earth and Environmental Science and Biology. She has worked with pastoral care teams for 12 years in different schools before joining Penrith Anglican College. Adele is committed to equipping young people as they learn and seek to achieve their best academically, socially, emotionally and spiritually. Adele is an Elder at Macquarie Chapel Presbyterian Church where she enjoys worshiping and serving the congregation. Adele loves any opportunity to explore the world and has taken numerous overseas trips with students to places such as Morocco, Tanzania and Ecuador. At the College Adele seeks to help students grow in their self-awareness, resilience and compassion.


Mr Phil McIntyre,
IB Co-ordinator

BA, Dip Ed

Phil is the IB Diploma coordinator at Penrith Anglican College. He has taught a range of Mathematics subjects during his 5 years at the College as well the IB compulsory subject Theory of Knowledge. Phil has also been actively involved in various sporting and service aspects of College life. Phil is passionate about seeing students understand and appreciate the power of Mathematics and to develop students’ interest in issues around the world. Before becoming a teacher, Phil was involved in international work with a Christian mission agency and NGO and continues to have a great interest in developing awareness and interest in issues from around the world. Phil also spent his early years of schooling in Japan, where he learnt Japanese, and which has made him feel strongly about the need for all students to learn about language and culture of other nations. Phil is married and enjoys being part of his church community with his wife Roopa.


Mrs Wendy White,
Director of Innovation

BSc, Dip Ed

Wendy joined Penrith Anglican College in 2017 after two years working for the Anglican Schools Corporation as a Learning Technology Consultant and Education Strategist. Prior to that she was a Science Teacher, Head of Department and Dean of Students at Thomas Hassall Anglican College, and has taught at Hurlstone Agricultural High, Liverpool Girls High and lectured and tutored in the Physics department of Western Sydney University. She is passionate about the opportunities available to use technology to allow students to become 21st Century Learners. Wendy is a committed Christian who enjoys watching her students grow in all areas. She enjoys travelling and marvelling at God’s creation. Wendy is looking forward to helping Students and staff at Penrith use technology in meaningful and innovative ways.


Mr Mitchell Clarke,
Director of Teaching and Learning

BSocSc (Criminology), MTeach (Secondary), MEd (Educational Leadership)

Mitchell joined Penrith Anglican College in 2008 and in this time has taught a variety of HSIE subjects including Legal Studies, Society & Culture and Geography. As the Director of Teaching and Learning, Mitchell is responsible for overseeing the development of research-based teaching practices of all College teachers, and the implementation of the College’s Teaching and Learning Framework.
As a strong advocate for Christian education, Mitchell is passionate about promoting student academic empowerment and contemporary teaching within a Christian worldview; balancing the importance of academic success, the development of future focused skills and student knowledge of their loving Creator.
Mitchell recently completed his Masters of Education (Educational Leadership) and loves spending time with his wife and three young boys.


Mr Rodney Cosier,
Business Manager


Rodney is a qualified and experienced commercial accountant.  He began his career as an auditor with a large accounting firm, worked in senior finance roles with international companies and spent 10 years as Financial Controller in the group administration office of The Anglican Schools Corporation before he moved to the College as Business Manager.  Rodney uses his finance and admin experience to both manage regular financial matters at the College and provide relevant input to the executive team.  Rodney is married with three children, two of whom are now at uni.  He goes to Hope Anglican Church at Leppington which is a new church plant in a fast-growing area.