Maura joined Schools Plus as the Fair Education Director in October 2018. Her career in education spans system and school leadership roles in the Catholic and Independent sectors. She was in the first cohort of teachers accredited as Highly Accomplished and a recipient of the Deloitte NSW Premier’s Leadership Scholarship. Maura has recently completed a thesis at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) on leadership practices that support cultures of creativity and innovation, which was inspired by Project Zero’s Cultures of Thinking project. Prior to teaching, Maura worked as a journalist and a research analyst at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She looks forward to her next career as a 19th century lighthouse keeper on the coast of Maine.
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