Executive Team

Michael Hartman, Chief Executive Officer
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Geoff Barbaro, Executive Manager Stakeholder Engagement
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Wayne Jones, Executive Manager
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Danni McDonald
Industry Skill Standards Portfolio Manager
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Tessa Spriggens
Communications Manager
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Industry Engagement Team

Our industry engagement team provides operational and secretariat support to Industry Reference Committees, to facilitate stakeholder engagement and gather industry intelligence on current and emerging trends and drivers that affect the development of qualifications, skill sets and units of competency.

Dr Niall Smith
Research & Insights Manager
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Andrew Horgan
Industry Engagement Manager
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Diana McNaughton
Industry Engagement Manager

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Julie Stratford
Industry Engagement Manager
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Michelle Ingley-Smith
Industry Engagement Manager

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Industry Skills Standards Development Team

Our skills standards development team work with industry on various projects to define and draft qualifications, skill sets and units of competency that meet industry needs.


Tom Vassallo
Industry Skill Standards Development Manager and Strategic Training Package Review Specialist
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Catherine Beven
Industry Skills Standards Specialist/Developer
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Lucinda O’Brien
Industry Skills Standards Specialist
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Rebecca Ford
Industry Skills Standards Specialist
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Ruth Geldard
Industry Skills Standards Specialist
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Susie Falk
Industry Skills Standards Specialist
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William Henderson
Industry Skills Standards Specialist
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Elvie Arugay
Training Package Support Officer
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Operations Team

Kerryn Ingham
Operations Support
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Dr Bridget Lutherborrow
Communications Officer
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Keren Lavery
Communications Officer
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Connie Todaro
Finance Manager
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Donna Patriarca
Governance and Executive Services
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Pippa Herbert
System Administrator
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Dean Tullberg
Network Administrator
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Rachel Fung
Industry Engagement Administration Officer
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