Christine Harrison

AMI Board Member

Christine Harrison has been involved in Montessori education since 1985 and was Principal of the Canberra Montessori School, one of the largest Montessori schools in Australia, for over ten years. She is the founding Chair of the Montessori Australia Foundation and has been involved in policy development, compliance, student care, curriculum development and educational leadership in schools and has a background in mediation, conflict management, adult education and a particular interest in governance in community organisations. Christine is on the board of AMI and the Montessori Children’s Foundation (MCF) a charitable organisation that aims to make the benefits of Montessori education available to children and communities that would otherwise be unable to access it due to remoteness, poverty or disadvantage. Christine has assisted in the design and presentation of administrator training in Thailand and China and has presented at Montessori conferences and workshops in Australia, Thailand, UK, Malaysia, Indonesia and India.