Daniel Lynch has experience in strategic planning and leadership, canonical and civil governance, organisational change processes, policy development, curriculum renewal and facilitation within both Diocesan and Independent Catholic education systems, as well as the not-for-profit sector. His focus has been aligned to the integration of Christian values with pastoral and wellbeing initiatives, and has a particular interest in the ongoing formation for the leadership of staff and students in Catholic schools.
Mr Lynch has been the director at the Office of the Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Perth since October 2019. Prior to that, he was the deputy principal of mission and Catholic identity at Newman College Perth for 2 years where he was responsible for the articulation and promotion of the mission, ethos and distinctive educational, moral and social purpose of Newman College within the evangelising Mission of the Catholic Church.
Mr Lynch holds a Bachelor of Education: Secondary (Humanities and Social Sciences) with Honours, a Master of Education (Leadership and Management) from the University of Sydney, and a Master of Theology from the University of Newcastle.