Leadership and Board

“Good governance requires working toward common ground”
— Pete Hoekstra

Marist Regional College is a forward thinking and progressive co-educational school that has delivered an exceptional education for Year 7 to 12 students for over 50 years.

Leadership Team

The Leadership Team at Marist Regional College is responsible for the spiritual, academic and social welfare of its community members.

Mr Gregg Sharman


Mrs Emily Sass

Deputy Principal Learning & Teaching

Mr Sam Johnstone

Deputy Principal Pastoral Care & Wellbeing

Mr Peter Douglas

Director of Faith & Mission

Mr Brady Yates

Director of Organisation

Mr Andrew Leary

Business Manager

Miss Bobbi-Jo Bailey

Director of Curriculum & Pedagogy

Miss Maxine Neaton

Director of Middle Years

Ms Rebekah Taylor

Director of Student Support


All Tasmanian Archdiocesan schools and colleges operate under the governance authority of the Catholic Education Commission Tasmania (CECT) and its four permanent standing committees:

  • Catholic Identity & Evangelisation
  • Education
  • People & Culture
  • Resources & Sustainability


Archdiocesan School Board

Our Board is directly responsible to the Executive Director of Catholic Education through delegated authority from the Catholic Education Commission Tasmania within the context of providing high-quality Catholic education and promoting the Catholic life of the school.

Application for Marist Regional College Board Appointment

2024 Board Members

Ex-Officio, College Principal Mr Gregg Sharman
Ex-Officio, Parish Priest Fr John Girdauskas
Board Chair Mrs Maree Collins
Deputy Board Chair Mr Ben Sandow
Board member Mr Jonathan Cahill
Board member Mr Peter Johnstone
Board member Mrs Clare de Hann
Board member Mrs Jackie Wickham
Ex-Officio, Treasurer  Mr Andrew Leary
Ex-Officio, Secretary Mrs Jennine Williams

Annual Reports

These reports are presented annually on the previous year’s achievements.

2023 Annual Report 2022 Annual Report 2021 Annual Report