St Edmund's College, Canberra ACT

It is with much pleasure that I announce that Joseph (Joe) Zavone has been appointed to the position of Principal at St Edmund’s College Canberra, effective from January 2018.

Joe is a very experienced leader in Catholic education. He is currently Deputy Principal of Christian Brothers’ High School (CBHS), Lewisham, a position he has held since the start of 2014. . During his time at CBHS he has also served as Acting Principal when Br Paul Conn has been on extended leave and as Assistant Principal Curriculum. Prior to CBHS Lewisham Joe has worked in a variety of schools and has experience as Acting Principal, Deputy Principal, Assistant Principal Curriculum, Director of Charter Education, Director of Teaching, Assistant Principal - Teaching and Learning, Administration Co-ordinator, English Coordinator and Pastoral Co-ordinator.

Joe has a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Educational Leadership and a Master of Religious Education from the Australian Catholic University and a Bachelor of Arts and Diploma of Education from the University of Sydney.

Joe is an active member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Waterloo.

On behalf of all members of the Edmund Rice Education Australia community, I warmly congratulate Joe on this significant appointment.

Wayne Tinsey

Executive Director