Anne Kennedy has had extensive experience as a primary teacher and school principal. Anne is well known in Catholic Education having successfully fulfilled key responsibilities, at local and national levels, across the Catholic School sector. She was the Coordinator-Editor of the National Primary Religious Education Programme and more recently she has taken up the role of Religious Education Consultant for the Diocese of Dunedin. Her Master’s thesis focused on New Zealand Children’s Spirituality. She contributes nationally to teachers’ Professional and Academic development in this area, which along with Religious Education is her area of special interest and expertise.
Anne is married to Tony and has three adult children and four grandchildren.