Ms Miriam Silva

Acting CEO of TAFE South Australia Miriam Silva has more than 20 years' experience across a broad range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, banking, transport and agribusiness, and in managing large and geographically diverse teams. She is a member of the University Council and concludes her...

Ms Kate Thiele

Chief Executive Officer Guides Dogs SA/NT: Before joining Guide Dogs as CEO in 2009, Kate Thiele held key roles with a top 100 public listed company in the private sector and with two of Australia’s leading not-for-profits. Kate is the first South Australian to be awarded a Harvard Business School...

Mr David Thodey

Mr David Thodey is an innovative Australian businessman and an experienced board chairman and senior executive who offers expertise in management, corporate and government relations, information and communications technology, and sales and marketing. Mr Thodey was the CEO of Telstra from May 2009...

Professor Sally Varnham

Professor Sally Varnham was Chair of the University Academic Board from 2011 to 2014 and remains a member of the UTS Council. Her books (with others) are ‘Higher Education and the Law’ (Federation Press, 2015) and ‘Law for Educators: School and University Law in Australia’ (LexisNexis,...

Mr Mark Waters

Mark Waters commenced as the State Manager for Reconciliation SA in 2010, and since this time he has driven and shaped the vision of the Reconciliation SA by developing its framework and strategic plan. Trained as a social worker, Mr Waters spent years working in front line youth work, youth health...

The Hon Jay Weatherill

45th Premier of South Australia: A lawyer with an economics degree, Jay Weatherill established his own law firm in 1995 and practiced until he was elected as the Labor Member for Cheltenham in 2002. He was subsequently re-elected as Member for Cheltenham in 2006 and in 2010.

Dr Pip Williams

Senior Community Planning Officer Adelaide City Council: Dr Williams has studied a range of social, psychological and health phenomena over the past 17 years and has worked on a large multi-method study exploring how people fit work, home and community together in urban Australia.

Professor Robyn Williams

Presenter ABC: Presenter of the ABC Radio National’s science show, Ockham’s Razor, author, reporter, performer and scientist, Professor Robyn Williams AM is an Honorary Doctor of UniSA. He has served as president of the Australian Museum Trust and Chair of the Commission for the Future, as well as...

Mr Nick Wilson

Managing Director Hewlett-Packard South Pacific: Nick Wilson is Managing Director, Hewlett Packard Enterprise South Pacific and General Manager, Enterprise Services, Hewlett Packard Enterprise South Pacific and is responsible for all of HPE’s operations across Australia and New Zealand. Prior to...

Mr Graham Winter

Graham Winter designed and developed the Think One Team method into a world-class solution that is acclaimed across industry and government for its simplicity and power as a change leadership framework. His professional experiences includes: three-times chief psychologist, Australian Olympic team,...

Mr Paul Wappett

In charge of one of Australia's premier online learning organisations, Paul Wappett is passionate about the power of education to transform individuals, families, communities and even economies. A lawyer by profession, Mr Wappett’s previous positions have included legal and commercial roles at...