Montessori Academy is proud to announce that Kelly Hallas has been appointed to the role of Area Manager for the City and South Sydney.

Effective immediately, Kelly will be the Area Manager for our Barangaroo, Victoria Park and Macquarie Park centres. She will also be looking after Glebe, Alexandria, and Gymea Montessori Academy when they open.

General Manager for Centre Operations, Meray Parsons, said: “I’m delighted to welcome Kelly to our dedicated team of Area Managers.

“I look forward to seeing her shape outstanding outcomes across all areas of early childhood education at our centres in the City and South Sydney,” she said.

Prior to joining Montessori Academy, Kelly worked in the Education Industry for 14 years, including 12 years as a Manager. She is currently studying a Bachelor Degree in Psychology and Early Childhood Teaching.

Area Manager for the City and South Sydney, Kelly Hallas, said: “I’m greatly looking forward to beginning this new career journey with the team at Montessori Academy.

“As a growing company, I knew Montessori Academy would be a great fit for me, based on the philosophy, the team environment, and the opportunity for career development.

“I can’t wait to begin this new role and start working with my new students, families and staff,” says Kelly.

Kelly will continue as the Nominated Supervisor at Barangaroo Montessori Academy until a high quality candidate is selected and trained. She will then fully transition into her new role as Area Manager while continuing to oversee centre operations at Barangaroo.

Montessori Academy will keep all Barangaroo parents updated on the status of Kelly’s replacement. Please continue to send all Barangaroo enquiries to Kelly Hallas and Courtney Cotter at: