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28 November 2016

As 2016 winds down, best wishes from the College for summer and all that it entails......exam results, work, holiday, time with family and friends and hopeful...

Meet Our Staff

We asked our staff to respond to a few informal questions to introduce them to you.


sarah-spruyt Office Manager : Sarah Spruyt

Favourite thing about the college?
Realising what an amazing place Selwyn is and how fortunate students are to be part of it.

What are you most proud of in life?
My family:  we have two boys who keep us on our toes!

Five more things we should know: 

  1. Can’t beat summers … and winters in Clyde
  2. I love blue cheese
  3. Proud Marlborough ‘born and bred’ girl
  4. Saving for seats at Wimbledon
  5. Thrive on riding pillion on my husband’s Triumph

Catering Manager: Richard Davey


Property Manager: Paul Smith

How long have you been at Selwyn?
Since 2013.

Favourite thing about the college?
The College are great employers, very generous and thoughtful.  Also the vibrant atmosphere - there is never a dull moment!

What are you most proud of in life?
My family - my wife and two great kids and my wonderful mother.

Five more things we should know?

  1. I worked at my last job for 42 years
  2. I was Chief of the Brighton Volunteer Fire Brigade for 5 years and a member of the Brigade for 22 years
  3. I don't have injections when I go to the dentist
  4. I can remember everyone I went to school with
  5. I'm not that fond of bananas, or mince!

Night Porter:  Stan Westwood


Domestic Services Supervisor: Karen Bruce

How long have you been at Selwyn?

Seems  like forever, but it’s not been that long...20 yrs so far :-)

Favourite thing about the college?

Reading the mysterious book of Gnomes and knowing where it is.

What are you most proud of in life?

My husband Alex and our two sons Hayden and Corey

Five more things we should know?

  1. I’ve sailed in Foveaux Strait on a yacht with a hole in the hull with only duck tape to stop the seawater coming in!

  2. I love taking Photos so much that I’ve worn a camera out.  I also have a website with 781 Photo albums so far

  3. I love watching my son’s play premier hockey

  4. I look after the broken gnomes of Selwyn

  5. I have five gold medals for yachting, one more then Alex :-)