Our Staff

Our Staff at Ngaruawahia High School

Senior Leadership Team

Bex HodgsonPrincipal[email protected]

Vicki Ladd

Andrea Kingi

Deputy Principal - Curriculum

Assistant Principal 

[email protected]

[email protected]

Pastoral Leaders

Carl ShepherdHaunui Waka Dean[email protected] 
Kevin Derecourt
Hinemoana Waka Dean[email protected]
Te Arohanui Mangu
Marumaru Atua Waka Dean
[email protected]
Mapera NaeraTe Matau a Maui Waka Dean[email protected]

Leaders of Learning

Te Arohanui ManguMusic and Performing Arts[email protected]
Eliza ThomsenEnglish[email protected]
Harold RanuiHealth & Physical Education[email protected]
Angus JonesMathematics[email protected]
Erin BurtonSocial Science[email protected]
Jamie Lichtwark
Science[email protected]
Dawson ItiTe Reo Maaori[email protected]
Amy Jansen-LeenDesign & Digital Technology[email protected]

Teaching Staff

Donna West[email protected]
Rachelle Sharp[email protected]
Josh Steward[email protected]
Rachael Goulin[email protected]
Ryan Thomsen[email protected]
Michelle Karl[email protected]
Kevin Derecourt[email protected]
Nicholas Picknell[email protected]
Tarena Ranui[email protected]
Carl Shepherd[email protected]
Mapera Naera[email protected]

Support Staff

Aroha RawiriLearning Support
Gemma HelleurLibrarian   
Brian MartinCaretaker   
Davina TiniLearning Support
Juliette GreenwoodLearning Support   
Justine BrownPrincipals PA/Executive Officer            [email protected]
Nanki CroyLearning Support
Boy ManguLearning Support
Meg Vernall Gateway / Careers Coordinator & Science Technician  [email protected]
Murray RobertsLearning Support
Ngaraka MillerLearning Support
Tiriti PungaReception/Administration   [email protected]          
Suzanne CollinsFinance/Administration 

Student Support Services

Sarita MacDonaldNurse   [email protected] 
Hannah LerkeGuidance Counsellor   [email protected]
Angelique (Ange) BidoisLearning Support Co-ordinator   [email protected]


General or Administration Email[email protected]