Mr Richard Lisle has been appointed to the position of Principal and Chief Executive Officer at ELTHAM College. - Fisher Leadership

Mr Richard Lisle has been appointed to the position of Principal and Chief Executive Officer at ELTHAM College.

Mr Richard Lisle has been appointed to the position of Principal and Chief Executive Officer at Eltham College commencing in 2024.

Richard is a highly experienced, collaborative, senior educational leader who is dedicated to building strong communities and has a vision for the future of ELTHAM College. Richard brings 16 years of senior educational leadership experience gained across multiple schools. He has experience as Head of Faculty and worked in the Gifted and Talented space. Originally commencing his career in the United Kingdom, Richard has worked in the Australian Education environment since 2007 and is currently the Deputy Principal at St Peter’s Girls’ School in Adelaide. Richard has responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the school and has made key contributions to planning and projects, including leading the Co-Curricular branch of the Strategic Plan and developing a whole school Student Leadership Program – ‘Leadership Matters’.

Richard has also led the school’s Global Academy, an initiative focused on developing student and staff exchanges to five global destinations.

Richard holds a Master of Education (Leadership and Technology) from the University of South Australia, a Postgraduate Certificate in Gifted Education from the University of New South Wales, a Postgraduate Certificate in Education from the University of Leicester, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Warwick.

“My experience working with Fisher Leadership was a positive and professional one throughout the process. I was kept well informed about my progression through the search and appointment process, and everyone I dealt with was supportive, efficient and friendly.”

Mr Richard Lisle, Principal, ELTHAM College


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