Our Staff

Knowledgeable and engaging

We select teachers who not only maintain a thorough knowledge of their subjects, but also have the experience and passion to engage your child.

We value our teachers

Teachers at ACG Parnell College are of the highest calibre, and consistently operate at a high standard, know each student and fully understand the learning needs of your child.

Your child will have regular and direct contact with an allocated tutor (usually one of their teachers) throughout the year. This ensures good oversight of your child’s academic programmes and progress.


Damian Watson

Damian joined ACG Parnell College as Principal in 2020.

Deputy Principal

Lisa Chamberlain

Lisa started as Deputy Principal at ACG Parnell College in 2018, having previously held management and administrative roles in the…

Deputy Principal

Julie Kerr

Julie Kerr is an experienced education leader and the chairperson of Women in Educational Leadership New Zealand.

Associate Principal

Edmund Coup

Edmund has worked at ACG Schools both in New Zealand and offshore.


Work with us

If you’re committed to excellence, and highly-qualified in your field, we want you to join our talented professionals in an exciting community.

Our supporters

The Friends of Parnell College is a group that promotes connections between parents, the school and students.