Mr Gregory B Whitby AM

Image: Mr Gregory B. Whitby AM, Executive Director - Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta

Greg has been the Executive Director- Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta since 2006. The diocese consists of 80 schools in the Greater Western suburbs of Sydney, 43,000+ students and 5000+ staff.

Prior to this, he worked as Director of Schools, Catholic Education Office, Diocese of Wollongong from 1999-2006. He had responsibility for 29 primary schools and 6 secondary schools where 16,000 students were taught.

Greg is currently the Acting Chair for Catholic Network Australia (CNA). He is also on the Australian Council for Educational Leaders NSW Branch Board (NSW ACEL) – Director for Group Colleges Australia Board (GCA) – Board member for the University of Sydney Teacher Education Advisory Board (TEAB).

Greg is a Fellow of the Australian Council of Educational Leaders (ACEL) - Fellow of the Australian College of Education (ACE) - Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) - Apple Distinguished Educator – Fellow of Western Sydney University.Recipient of the AW Jones Oration Medal for Outstanding Australian Educator - recipient of the Papal Knighthood in the Order of St Gregory the Great - recipient of the Sir Harold Wyndham Medal (ACE) - recipient of the AM – Member of the General Order of Australia.

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