Jodie Paterson is mother of five children within a blended family and currently a Principal of a NSW Primary School in the Port Macquarie area. She has worked with the Department of Education for over 20 years in a range of school contexts. She is dedicated to building staff capacity in understanding behaviour and empowering teachers to facilitate highly effective, caring and responsible classrooms. Jodie has worked with many current and aspiring leaders to develop effective leadership of self, others and teams. Jodie leads interactive, fun and reflective professional learning sessions.
Jodie is a Practicum Supervisor and Basic Intensive Instructor level trainer.