The Governance Directorate is managed by the Director, Governance. It provides professional secretariat and governance support for:


Name and Role Broad Responsibilities

Dr Diane Barker
Director of Governance



Dr Matthew Charet
National Manager, Governance




Cristina Avati

Governance Officer

On leave until February 2024

Fiona Carson

Governance Officer

Academic Board (AB)

Internationalisation Committee

Victorian State Chapter

Elizabeth Chlebicka

Governance Officer


ACT State Chapter

Queensland State Chapter

Dr Glenys Eddy

Governance Officer

Courses and Academic Quality Committee (CAQC)

Student Administrative Lifecycle and Policy Committee (SALPC)

University Research Committee (URC)

NSW State Chapter

Hugh McCuaig

Governance Officer

Senate Standing Committee (SSC)

Audit and Risk Committee (ARC)

Finance and Resources Committee (FRC)

Honorary Awards Committee (HAC)

Records and Information Management Services

Tarryn Tyres

Governance Officer 



Natalie Koppe

Privacy Coordinator


For general governance enquiries, please contact:


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