Meet the new Alumni Advisory Committee

The new Alumni Advisory Committee has met for the first time, buoyed by a groundswell of support from alumni globally and the senior leadership of the University.

“Over the coming months and years, I look forward to collaborating closely with this impressive committee as we work to shape an exciting future vision for the University’s alumni program,” Chair Alastair Lee said afterwards.

It convened for the first time on Wednesday evening,10 May 2017, on the Sandy Bay campus.

The Alumni Advisory Committee for 2017-18 comprises:

Alastair Lee – Associate Director Alumni Relations (Chair)

Lee-Anne Britcliffe – Australian Maritime College

Professor Nathan Bindoff – Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies

Sally Thurley – College of Arts and Law (interim)

Scott Sullivan - Faculty of Education

Matthew Stevenson – Faculty of Health/Menzies Institute for Medical Research

Professor Andrew Chan – Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology

Associate Professor Martin Grimmer – Tasmanian School of Business and Economics

Danielle Kidd – Community Partnerships and Regional Development

Sara Franz – Global Division Office

Student Life – to be advised

Clark Cooley – Tasmanian University Union

Lisa Morisset - elected alumni member

Robyn Phillips - elected alumni member

Catherine Williamson – elected alumni member

Young Dawkins – Executive Director, Advancement (ex-officio)

Michaela Lightfoot – Committee Administrator

For more information about the new Advisory Committee visit:

Published on: 15 May 2017