AESOC Members

Council is primarily supported by a group of senior officials comprising of Directors General, Secretaries and/or Chief Executives with responsibility for school education and/or early childhood who meet as the Australian Education Senior Officials Committee (AESOC). 



TAS (Chair)
Ms Jenny Gale
Secretary
Department of Education

SA 
Mr Rick Persse
Chief Executive
Department for Education and Child Development

ACT 
Ms Natalie Howson
Director-General
Education and Training Directorate



NT 
Ms Vicki Baylis
Chief Executive
Department of Education

AG 
Dr Michele Bruniges AM          
Secretary 
Education and Training


VIC 
Ms Gill Callister
Secretary
Department of Education and Training 

 
                       

NSW 
Mr Mark Scott
Secretary
Department of Education and Communities

WA 
Ms Sharyn O’Neill
Director-General
Department of Education

QLD
Dr Jim Watterston
Director-General
Department of Education and Training

 

ACT
Mr David Dawes
Director-General
Economic Development
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic
Development Directorate




 


 


NZ
Ms Iona Holsted
Secretary for Education
Ministry of Education




 


 

 Last updated 4 Jan 2016

Links

Council of Australian Governments (COAG): http://www.coag.gov.au/

Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA): http://www.acara.edu.au

Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA): http://acecqa.gov.au/

Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL): http://www.aitsl.edu.au/

Education Services Australia (ESA): http://www.esa.edu.au/