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AEF Advisory Board

About AEF

AEF Advisory Board

The AEF Advisory Board provides insight and advice to support AEF's strategies and programs.

Jim Waterson
Dr Jim Watterston (Chair)

Dean of Education
The University of Melbourne

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Penny Burtt (Deputy Chair) 

Group CEO
Asialink, The University of Melbourne

Joel Backwell

Joel Backwell
Executive Director
International Education Division, Early Childhood and School Education Group
Department of Education and Training, VIC


Cheryl Best

Cheryl Best
Executive Director
Learning and Business Systems
Department of Education and Communities, NSW

Darryl Buchanan
Darryl Buchanan

Head of Services: Teaching, Learning and Program Implementation
Association of Independent Schools NSW
representing Independent Schools Council of Australia

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James Burrows 

Assistant Director, Government Education and Training International
Department of Education, TAS


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Susan Cameron

Executive Director 
Department of Education and Child Development, SA

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Lindsy Hale 

Executive Director, Statewide Services
Department of Education, WA


Eveline-Jona

Eveline Jona
President
Victorian Parents Council
representing Australian Parents Council

Alex Kostogriz Compressed

Professor Alex Kostogriz
Faculty of Education and Arts, Australian Catholic University
representing Australian Council of Deans of Education

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Debra Liddiard-Taruminggi
Director International Education and Non-government Schools
Department of Education, NT


Anne McLaren

Professor Anne McLaren
Asia Institute, The University of Melbourne
representing Asian Studies Association of Australia

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Kate McMahon
Director Learning and Teaching 
Education Directorate, ACT

John Mula

John Mula
Executive Director
Catholic Education, TAS
representing National Catholic Education Commission


Lisa Rodgers

Lisa Rodgers
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

Robyn Rosengrave

Robyn Rosengrave
‎Executive Director, Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Department of Education, Training and Employment QLD

Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Education Services Australia


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