Western Australia Region Engagement Committee

Focus Areas

Identify opportunities for:

  • Increasing student numbers
  • New courses, ie. Cert II STEM/Innovation
  • Additional income
  • Business development, ie. Dubai campus
  • Increased CQUniversity brand awareness, ie. Student Edge
  • Partnerships, ie. Flux/SpaceCubed, Sustainable Skills.

Provide business intelligence to the Associate Vice-Chancellor.

Review business intelligence from the Regional Advisory Groups.

Review and discuss the Associate Vice-Chancellor's Report.

Future Focus Areas

  • As above in Focus Areas
  • Embedding the Perth Campus in potential Indonesian opportunities.


Mr Jeff Gunningham (Chair)
Managing Director, Jeff Gunningham & Associates

Mr Rob Brown (Deputy Chair)
Associate Vice-Chancellor (Western Australia Region) & Director Regional Study Hubs, CQUniversity

Ms Jodi Shevlin (Secretary)
Campus Administration Officer, CQUniversity

Mr Jeremy Chetty
Co-founder, Student Edge

Mr Chandra Sundareswaran
Impact Manager, Spacecubed

Mr Robert Taylor
Chief Executive Officer, West Australian Indigenous Tourism Operators Council

Angela Banchilon
Coordinator, Busselton Study Centre, CQUniversity

Peter Brown
Coordinator, Broome Study Centre, CQUniversity

Natalie Nelmes
Director, Geraldton Universities Centre

Susan Grylls
Director, Pilbara Universities Centre

Dr Rochelle Macdonald
CQUniversity Council Member