Robyn has been a member of staff since the opening of Whangaparaoa College. She taught IS1 (English and Social Science) to Year 9 learners and was Blue House leader for the first year then was appointed as a Deputy Principal in December 2005. Her responsibilities include Special Education Needs, Assessment, Year 8 level, relief teachers, Uniform, and Literacy.
Robyn was formerly a Deputy Principal at Hibiscus Coast Intermediate having lead the Mathematics Curriculum for a number of years, as well as teaching Year 7 and 8 learners. She considers the development of intrinsic motivation for learning and enabling learners to make good choices are compelling reasons for working in education.
She lives on the Coast with her husband Bruce and three teenage children.