The Office of the Chief Operating Officer (COO) is responsible for Portfolio planning, resources, communications and workforce matters, and is also responsible for university-wide projects and priorities. It also includes the Office of the Deputy Chief Operating Officer, which is responsible for Infrastructure and Capital Planning. This includes Capital Funding Requests, Critical Incident Management Planning, Social Infrastructure Planning, Sustainability Planning, Portfolio Project Office, Future Campus Investigations, and Strategic Projects.


Office of the Chief Operating Officer 

Ms Mary Futol
Portfolio Executive Officer

Ms Sharone Ciancio
Director, Strategy & Operations

Thea Williamson-Burns
Executive Officer, Professional Services Hub & Student Administration
Professional Services Hub – Corporate Services

Office of the Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Mr Paul Campbell
Deputy Chief Operating Officer 

Gillian Rowlands
Program Officer, Strategic Programs

Cheryly Murphy
Program Officer, Campus Leadership

Melinda Phillipson
National Manager, Campus Leadership

Page last updated on 28/02/2024

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