Independent Schools Australia staff work to serve members and promote and advocate for the Independent school sector.

Graham Catt
Chief Executive Officer

Gemma Daley
Director, Public Affairs and Communications

Brendan Walsh
Media and Communications Advisor

Caroline Miller
Director, Policy and Research

Mariana Lane
International Education Advisor

James Zhai
Assistant Director, Data and Research

Karl Fahey
Data Analyst

Tracey Taylor
Director, Education Policy

Jacob Hanley
Assistant Director, Policy and Research

Ruth Underwood
Director, Governance and Operations

Gaylee Guest
Executive Assistant/Administrative Support

The Independent Schools Australia team is;

  • An expert national voice for Independent schooling in Australia
  • Proactive with government, partners and stakeholders
  • Strategic in the choices we make and the priorities we set