Office of COO

The Office of the Chief Operating Officer (COO) oversees the operations of the Corporate Services Portfolio, which is comprised of the directorates of Finance, General Counsel, Governance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Marketing & External Relations, Planning & Strategic Management, Properties & Facilities, and Student Administration.  The Office of COO is responsible for Portfolio planning, resources, communications and workforce matters, and is also responsible for university-wide projects and priorities including the ACU Service Excellence Strategy and the Service Matters Improvement Team.


Dr Stephen Weller
Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Ms Melinda Hunt
Executive Officer

Ms Sharone Ciancio
Director, Corporate Services

Ms Elizabeth Chlebicka
Administrative Officer

Mr William McKendry
National Manager, Service Matters Improvement Team

Ms Laura Hooper
Service Improvement Coordinator

Ms Nicole Van de Gard
Service Improvement Coordinator

Ms Denise Burdett-Jones
Service Improvement Coordinator

Ms Emma Rainbow
Communications and Change Management Coordinator