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Brendan is tertiary qualified education professional with 20 years professional experience in the education sector in New Zealand and Australia. As an experienced leader, education professional, and coach Brendan has strong ability in the development of leaders, developing management systems and processes in education. He has specific expertise in the areas of leadership structures, senior and middle leader development and strategic planning. He has excellent leadership, team development and management skills across a broad range of educational settings, including primary, secondary and adult education. Brendan has taught mathematics, science, physical education and digital technologies and has a strong background in pastoral care of students. He holds a double degree in Education and a Master of Leadership and Management in Education. As an establishment educator, Brendan has taught across the breadth of students from age 5 to 18 years old. He has worked in large schools of over 1800 and led Wellesley College for 6 years. He is recognised for his change management skills, leadership and organisational effectiveness, aligning the strategic priorities with operational goals. He is an effective communicator who has made numerous presentations at conferences and large groups on a variety of topics. These include effective educational leadership, pastoral care of students, integrating technology into the classroom and religious education.