About StAC

Governance and Management


Responsibility for the strategic direction and educational, financial and reputational success of St Andrew’s College rests with an elected Board of Governors and the senior management team.

Board of Governors

Current members of the Board of Governors are:

  • Mr Garry Moore (Chair)
  • Mr Bryan Pearson (Deputy Chair)
  • Mrs Christine Leighton (College Rector)
  • Mrs Felicity Odlin
  • Mr Rob Hall
  • Mr Richard Holyoake
  • Mrs Chris Janett
  • Mr Rob Woodgate
  • Rev. Sandra Wright-Taylor
  • Mr Malcolm Johns

The Board meets each month and undertakes an annual strategic planning workshop to ensure the College remains closely attuned to the challenges and opportunities that will affect our future.

College Management

Management of all aspects of College operations is led by the Executive team. Current members of the Executive team are: 

  • Mrs Christine Leighton (College Rector)
  • Mr David Evans (General Manager)
  • Mr Roland Burrows (Head of Secondary School)
  • Mr Jonathan Bierwirth (Principal of Preparatory School)
  • Mr David Bevin (Head of Teaching and Learning)
  • Mr Hamish Bell (Head of Values and Culture)
  • Mr Sam McNeill (Director of ICT)
The team meets weekly, and at other times when circumstances demand it, to manage all operational aspects of the thriving and multifaceted community that is St Andrew’s College.

Annual Report

Please find below our 2015 Annual Report.  Just click on the Annual Report below to view.



Regulus Magazine


The Rector's magazine, Regulus, is an important part of the College’s communication with our whole-school community.

Let Us Show You Around


Book a School Tour

Our tours are personalised to suit your needs and give you every opportunity to see our students in action in the classroom. A guided tour gives you the opportunity to talk at length and in depth about the College programmes. The tour is also a chance to view our facilities including the new Preparatory School, Spiro Science and Mathematics Centre and Boarding Houses.

Contact Registrar Lynn Smith enrol@stac.school.nz or 03 940-2016 to book an appointment or request an information pack.

Icons by Glyphish