Our Team

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Led by a team of dynamic educators and specialists

Cannon Hill Anglican College is led by an experienced Board and a dedicated team of award-winning educators and specialist staff. Together, they ensure the College has the strategic foresight and the operational strength to deliver a world-class P-12 education right here in Brisbane. In addition, they ensure that our College maintains a rich culture that underpins the success of our community and spiritual connections.

As a future parent or a valued member of our community, you are warmly welcomed to our website, where we trust will offer a glimpse of the unique learning environment that is so highly valued by our community.

Welcome to CHAC
Mr Gary O’Brien, Principal

It is my privilege to lead the team at CHAC, a position I’ve held since 2019.

Our modern, thriving College provides each of our students with opportunities to flourish and explore their individual gifts. Students are fully supported by our team of dedicated and talented educators who challenge, guide and care for learners, valuing their unique personalities and learning styles.

We are justly proud of our students’ successes, achieved through a balanced and holistic educational environment, and an innovative and progressive curriculum. CHAC graduates are global-minded, critical thinkers equipped with the necessary skills to make a real, lasting contribution to our world.

We trust this website gives you a glimpse into College life, and provides a sense of the culture of excellence that has seen us establish a reputation as one of Queensland’s leading independent schools.

CHAC Leadership

College Board

The College is a separately incorporated company whose shares are owned by the Corporation of the Anglican Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane. The College Board is the Board of Directors of Cannon Hill Anglican College Pty Ltd (a Company Limited by Shares) and is responsible for the governance of the College. The College Board is concerned with overall direction and policy and does not direct the day-to-day operations or management of the College. The Board delegates the leadership and management of the College to the Principal, who performs the role of CEO, as well as educational leader.

Chair of the Board

Mr Bruce Moy

Principal (ex-officio)

Mr Gary O’Brien MAppSc BSc DipEd GCELead FACELQ MAICD

Company Secretary

Mrs Kerryn Campbell BCom CA GIA(Cert) GAICD


​​​​​​​Dr Natalie Elms

Mr Peter Gardiner

Fr Daniel Hobbs

Mr Graham Rawlings​​​​​​​

Mr Robert Nettleton

Ms Renee Coffey

College Leadership

College Executive


Mr Gary O’Brien

Deputy Principal

Mrs Holly O’Sullivan Williams

Assistant Principal – Teaching and Learning

Mrs Jenny Middleton

Business Manager

Mrs Kerryn Campbell

Head of Primary

Mr Steve Baker

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