The College has a dedicated leadership team who work collaboratively to provide for the educational and pastoral needs of all students.

College Management Team

College Principal: Mr Paul Sonneman-Smith
Dean of Studies (Secondary): Mrs Kimberly Eyre
Dean of Students (Secondary): Mrs Helen Del Frate
Dean of Administration (Secondary): Mr Mark Downsborough
Dean of Primary: Mrs Carol Harris
Executive Business Manager: Mrs Lee Krug
Executive Manager Infrastructure & Operations: Mr Andrew Burbidge

Secondary Heads of House

Lancier: Mr Chris Carter
James: Ms Anmar van der Westhuizen
Batavia: Mr Reuben Farr
Cumberland: Mrs Nola Hebiton
Windsor: Mr Matthew Potts
Arcadia: Mrs Santie Brink

College Leadership Team

The Arts: Ms Tracy Pender; Acting Christian Education: Mr Matthew Harris; Health & Physical Education: Mr Ben Allsop; English: Mrs Amanda Collier; Humanities: Mrs Telma Keen; Languages: Mrs Meagan Maassen; Acting Head of Mathematics: Mr Lyndon Rice; Science: Mrs Vanessa Budas; Technologies: Mr Daniel Theunissen; Library: Mr Stephen Sampson; Acting Secondary Learning Enhancement: Mrs Sarah Ferreira; Career Education: Mr Lynton Smith; Secondary Curriculum Manager: Mrs Sonja van Aswegen; Secondary Learning Technologies Manager: Mr Limpie van Aswegen; ICT Manager: Mr Stephen Knight; College Accountant: Ms Kerry Petera; Promotions & Publications Manager: Mr Tony Fisher; Secondary Manager Staff Development: Mrs Diana Kelly; Secondary Chaplains: Mr Steven Wayman, Mrs Catherine da Silva; College Registrar: Mrs Sally Yeomans; Primary Chaplains: Mr Jeremy Chappell, Mrs Claire Vermeulen; Primary Teaching & Learning Leader: Mrs Christina Roodt; Primary Systems Leader: Mrs Amber Thornhill; Primary Student Engagement Leader: Mr Michael Gaudin


Music: Mrs Tammy van der Nest Sport: Mr Kim Clift Drama: Mrs Madeline Jones

LJBC College Board

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Ps Steve Ingram

Pastor of Lake Joondalup Baptist Church

Steve has been a Baptist pastor for 30 years and currently is the senior pastor of Lake Joondalup Baptist Church.

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Ps Jackie Smoker

Church Health Pastor for Baptist Churches WA

Jackie is the Church Health Pastor for Baptist Churches Western Australia, and has been in pastoral ministry for 15 years.

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Matt McLean

Chairman of the Finance Committee

Matt has been on the College Board since 2012 and has extensive experience as a banker in South Africa and served as a Fellow of the Institute of Bankers In SA.

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Oliver Lawson

ICT industry support

Oliver Lawson has two sons in high school who started LJBC Pre Kindy so is passionately invested in the success of the College. Professionally Oliver works in the ICT industry.

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Lee Krug

Executive Business Manager

Lee is the Executive Business Manager of Lake Joondalup Baptist College and a member of the College Management Team. She is a Chartered Accountant, with a Masters in Commerce.

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Dr Eunice Liu

Business and Education Consultant

Prior to working as a consultant, Dr. Eunice Liu was the Founding Dean and General Manager at the Australian School of Management, Perth, Western Australia.

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David van der Moezel

General Practitioner

David is currently Chair of The LJ Care Fund Inc not for profit charitable organisation and have attended Lake Joondalup Baptist Church for over 30 years.

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Michael Berkley-Hill

Barrister and Solicitor

Michael has served on the LJBC Board since June 2014 and has a keen interest in strategy, risk management and compliance. He is currently serving as Chair of the Principal Search Committee.