Mrs Donna Lierse

Food Technology Teacher

In this edition of The Spotlight Series we get to know Mrs Donna Lierse, one of our fantastic Food Technology teachers. Donna Lierse is a highly experienced teacher who started at Kolbe this year having taught in Independent and Government schools in Melbourne and regional Victoria.

Donna Lierse

What is your role at Kolbe?
Food Technology Teacher

What does a typical day at Kolbe look like for you?
Up early pilates at 6am, at school by 7.40pm, prep usually double prac in morning, recess usually brag about the Roos big win, mark, more lessons, yard duty, get ready for next day, press repeat.

What do you love most about working at Kolbe Catholic College?
The friendly and compassionate staff.

Quickfire Questions

What is your favourite book to read?

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

What is your favourite food?


What is your favorite travel destination?


What was your first job?

Myer Melbourne Jewellery department

What is your favourite hobby?

Bikram Yoga - a very hot hobby

What is your hidden talent or something we mightn't have known about you?

I am a qualified examiner and adjudicator in dance-classical ballet, jazz and tap

What is your favourite sporting team?

North Melbourne Kangaroos

What is your favorite quote?

There's no such word as CAN'T

How do you think people would describe you?

Fun loving, caring, spontaneous, love a joke

What is your favourite Joke?

What did the left eye say to the right eye? Between you and me, something smells!

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