Andrew Pierpoint – Deputy Executive Director
Andrew Pierpoint is President of the Queensland Secondary Principals’ Association, the peak body for Principal and Deputy Principals across Queensland.
Andrew has over 30 years experience in high schools as a science teacher, Head of Department: Science, Deputy Principal and Principal as well as having several system positions in the support of principals. Throughout his career, Andrew has worked in complex rural and remote communities as well as large regional and metropolitan schools. He has led communities and reference groups at district, regional, state and national levels.
Andrew’s special interests are the provision of professional learning for school leaders, principals health and well-being and he has an active interest in school sport.
Andrew has demonstrated a passion for State education in Queensland for 30 years and possesses an excellent understanding of the principalship from first hand experience. Most importantly, Andrew has a genuine desire to make a real difference for principals and deputy principals in the application of their ever increasing, complex roles in schools.