Tristen Vella is currently working as a Science and Environmental Education teacher at Bringelly Public School, she has worked in public education for over 20 years. Tristen has been working in Environmental Education Centres within Sydney area for the last 10years and was acting principal at Georges River Environmental Education Centre from 2013-2015.
Tristen is a passionate sustainability and environmental educator who has facilitated teacher professional learning in “Outdoor Education” and “Cross Curriculum Priorities of Sustainability and Aboriginal Education” in South West Sydney.
Tristen has designed and developed teaching aides for use with Pads when working as a Climate Clever Co-ordinator in various regions in Sydney. She has also developed e-Books in her role as principal at GREEC and more recently as Science-Environmental Education teacher at Bringelly PS.