Alex Wharton is currently Head of Middle School at Carinya Christian School, Gunnedah (NSW). He has been an English Teacher and Head Teacher for over a decade, working in primary and secondary contexts, rural and metropolitan schools.
He is the recipient of the NSW English Teachers’ Association Premier’s Teacher Scholarship and has presented at state, national, and international conferences on English subjects.
He has served as a judge for the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, Red Room Poetry, and other competitions for the Australian Teachers of Media. Alex is particularly passionate about aspects of sustainability.