Our Faculty

A great team of staff who come from many different backgrounds and Christian denominations with a wealth of experience and expertise serves at Eastern College Australia. Teachers, supervisors and staff are selected on the basis of their Christian commitment, academic qualifications and experience in relevant areas, and in accordance with the requirements of government accreditation and registration authorities.


Rev Timothy Meyers

BEd, MTh
Executive Principal

Rev Dr Angelo Cettolin

DMin, GDipBus, BTh, BLaw.
Vice Principal


Tosca Nathan

MEd, MA (Communications), GradCert (Linguistics), GradCert (Theology), BA (Economics), CertIV TAE.
Dean of Studies

Academic Staff

Steve Bradbury

BA, MA(hons), DipTeach, MA (Development Studies)
Director of the Micah 6:8 Centre, Lecturer in Transformational Development

Dr Tom Edwards

BSc(Hons), MCounselling, PhD (psychology), Grad Cert Higher Ed.
Director of Research

Aaron Garth

MSocial Work, BSocialSc, CertIV Alcohol and Other Drugs Work
Youth Studies Co-ordinator

Neil Horvath

BE (hons); BTh; GrDipMin
Resource Centre Manager, VET Co-ordinator

Sarah Michael

MEd, B(Ed)(Hons)
Professional Experience Co-ordinator - Education

Dr Michelle Sanders

BA, MA, DMin
Lecturer in Creative Arts and Community Development

Dr Andrew Schmidt

EdD, BSc
Bachelor of Education Course Director

Dr Julie Morsillo

BA, Post-grad Adol & Child Psych, MSc, PhD Comm Psych MAPS
Senior Lecturer in Counselling
Counselling Courses Co-ordinator