Robyn McKerihan commenced as Regional Director, Hunter/Central Coast at the start of the 2009 school year.

Prior to taking up this role Robyn worked in state policy holding positions of General Manager, Learning and Development and General Manager, Access and Equity.

She has extensive experience in the education sector and has worked in the Department since 1974.  Her career started in the classroom as a primary school teacher and progressed to become a school principal.

Robyn has more than 19 years experience in senior management holding positions of District Superintendent (Parramatta and Dubbo), Director of Schools (Penrith), Director, Student Assessment and School Accountability.  In 2004 Robyn was appointed as Regional Director, Hunter Central Coast and was responsible for the establishment on the newly formed Hunter Central Coast region.  She moved to her state policy responsibilities at the end of the year.