New Director of Development and Marketing

The College extends a warm welcome to Sarah Hampel as the new Director of Development and Marketing.   Sarah will join our senior leadership team and have responsibility for development, community and alumni engagement, philanthropy, communications and marketing. Sarah’s role will see her engaged directly with our Foundation and Collegians’ Association as well as current students.

Originally from the Barossa Valley, Sarah lived at St Mark’s for four years in the early 1990s whilst undertaking her Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in sociology and psychology. As a Collegian, Sarah has a thorough understanding of the College culture and environment and an appreciation of the College’s values and traditions.

Sarah has over 20 years’ experience with international companies including Pepsi, Cadbury Schweppes, BP Australia, Kraft and Mondelez both in Australia and in the US. A highly skilled communicator and influencer, Sarah is an encouraging people leader who has a track record of creating and leading teams. She has a strong capacity to build and maintain relationships and develop key partnerships that produce positive outcomes.

In her spare time Sarah enjoys spending time near the water and developing her surfing, stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking skills. She also enjoys attending local community events as well as spending time with family and friends over a glass of chilled champagne.

Sarah can be contacted on +618 8334 5604 or