Penny Campbell has been on the board of the Newsboys Foundation since December 2007 and has been a director of the Newsboys Foundation Trust since July 2013. She has been vice chair since June 2014.
Penny brings more than 30 years-experience as an educator to the board. Her understanding of young people, their needs and how to best nurture their growth is an invaluable asset to the Foundation.
Penny has worked in both government and private schools and her philosophy has been guided by the Reggio Emilia approach to education. The approach values the individual child as strong, capable, resilient and rich in wonder and curiosity.
Penny has helped other charitable organizations, including as a volunteer with Very Special Kids, working with children who have life threatening conditions and providing support to the children’s family members.