Courtney was born in Brisbane, Australia and having grown up in Regional Queensland, is a proud Aussie, who is excited to be a part of Taunton School this year. She has a passion for vocal music which led her to complete a Bachelor in Music (Classical Voice) at the Griffith University’s Queensland Conservatorium of Music. During her time at university, Courtney enjoyed being a part of the UQ Women’s College where she enjoyed being involved in a myriad of Sporting, Cultural and Service activities. Courtney is a passionate volunteer with Orange Sky Australia, providing free mobile laundry and shower services across Australia and New Zealand. Since graduating from university in December 2018, Courtney has enjoyed travelling through Europe and studying the Italian language for Opera Singers until taking up the position of Graduate Residential Assistant at the Taunton School International Middle School, where she hopes to share her Music, Sporting and Service interests with the students.