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Meet Our Leaders

Leading with Passion, Wisdom and Integrity

Our leadership structure ensures there are clear, concise and shared goals across the College in support of our Strategic Plan. Our Senior Leadership Team is responsible for management of the College, whilst our Board oversees the strategic direction and governance of the College.

Tranby's Senior Leaders.

Tranby’s Senior Leadership Team supports and actively leads staff and students in living the College’s Mission, Vision and Values. Working collaboratively, the team develops systems and structures that foster and provide personalised educational excellence, whilst also caring for individual wellbeing.

Ms Peggy Mahy


Appointed in January 2021, Peggy is a passionate educational leader with a career founded on a deep commitment to student growth, engaged learning, and a steadfast belief in remaining unerringly relevant and future minded.

Mrs Emily Goforth

Deputy Principal

As our Deputy Principal, Emily is responsible for the management of organisational risk and governance within the College, whilst also teaching Psychology and leading our wellbeing programs.

Steve Francis 2022

Rev Steve Francis

College Chaplain

A former Moderator of the Uniting Church WA, Steve loves being with people of all ages. He enjoys the challenge of creatively communicating the love of Jesus Christ in words and deeds. Steve joined as College Chaplain in October 2020.

Mr Anthony Britza

Director of Learning Innovation

Utilising research and best-practice approaches, Anthony leads Tranby’s strategic educational delivery. He’s also a teacher of Psychology, Human Biology, Science and Mathematics, and is passionate about independent schooling and student learning and wellbeing.

Chris Bolton 2022

Mr Chris Bolton

Head of Senior School

Responsible for the day-to-day operation and tone of the Senior School (including student academic progress and wellbeing), Chris is also well known for his AFL coaching in the WAFL (most recently as Senior Assistant Coach at East Perth).

Mrs Cheryl Taylor

Head of Junior School

Cheryl is responsible for all matters relating to the day-to-day operation of the Junior School, including student progress and wellbeing. She is a passionate educator and a long-standing member of the Tranby community, joining in 1998.

Mrs Robyn Johnston

Childcare Centre Director

Working closely with a diverse team of early learning educators and staff, Robyn oversees all aspects of our childcare offering. Her passion is to support children reach their optimum while having fun and engaging in experiences that excite and delight them.

Mark Thomas

Mr Mark Thomas

Business Manager

Mark is an experienced finance, administration and management professional who has also taught as an Economics and Humanities teacher. Skilled in Strategic Planning, Educational Technology, Change Management, and Project Management, Mark joined Tranby in 2022.