Tori Weiss, Education Leader will be leaving the LENSW staff at the close of this year to take up the position of Head of Junior School at Encounter Lutheran College. We sincerely thank Tori for her amazing contribution to LESNW staff team and learning communities over the past five years and wish her well and God’s blessings for the future.
At the close of this year, Lester Saegenschnitter will be retiring from the position of principal of Concordia Campus, Concordia College, Highgate, Neville Grieger will be retiring from the position of principal of Navigator College, Port Lincoln and Terry Sawade will retire from the position of principal at Loxton Lutheran School.
Lester and Neville leave having had long and distinguished careers in Lutheran education in Victoria, Queensland and South Australia and Terry in SA since 2001. Dianne Eckermann will be completing her time of service as principal at St Martins Lutheran College, Mt Gambier to take up the position of LEA Leadership Director. Andrew Leske will be completing his time of service as principal at Ocean Forest Lutheran College, Dalyellup WA and will be moving to Victoria to continue service in Lutheran education. We acknowledge their respective personal contributions to LESNW and wish them God’s abundant blessings for the next phase of their lives.
There are also a number of long serving staff in Lutheran education within our LESNW region who are completing their time of service. We thank these people for the enormous contribution given to the young people within their care over many years. We pray that God continues to enrich their lives as they retire or pursue other employment pathways.