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AEF Council

The AEF Council provides insight and advocacy to support AEF's strategies and programs 

Professor Michael Wesley (Chair)

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International) University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne

Martine Letts (Deputy Chair)
Martine Letts (Deputy Chair) 

Founding Group CEO
Asialink, The University of Melbourne

Dr Sarah Richardson

Executive Director - Asia Education Foundation
Asialink, The University of Melbourne

Professor Lindsay Oades

Deputy Dean - Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) - University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne

Darryl Buchanan
Darryl Buchanan

Associate Chief Executive
Association of Independent Schools NSW
representing Independent Schools Australia

David de Carvalho
David de Carvalho 
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority

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Jason Borton
Executive Branch Manager 
Education Directorate,  ACT

Malcom Elliot

Malcolm Elliott
Australian Primary Principals Association

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Martin Clery

Executive Director, Statewide Services
Department of Education, WA

Edmund Misson
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership


Hilary Hughes
Director, Community Languages and International Programs
Department of Education, NSW

Kerry Hudson
A/Executive Director - Teaching and Learning Services
Department of Education, NT

Robyn Rosengrave

Robyn Rosengrave
‎Assistant Director-General, Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Department of Education and Training, QLD


Marissa Clark 

Director of Workforce Capability, Catholic Education
representing National Catholic Education Commission

Andrew Pierpont-2020
Andrew Pierpoint
Australian Secondary Principals Association

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Linda Vaughan  

Executive Director, International Education Division
Department of Education and Training, VIC

Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Education Services Australia

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Cathy Schultz
Director, Curriculum Support
Department for Education, SA

Warwick Clark

Associate Director,Department for Education, Children and Young People, Tasmania
Department of Education, TAS

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