Engagement Group

The Engagement Group provides leadership to the Network’s policy development and activities as they relate to fostering a culture of engagement, promoting the ‘power of place’, and to developing productive partnerships to further the interests of the Network and its regions.

Members of the Engagement Group are:

Mr Ben Roche (Chair)
Head, Sustainability, Partnerships & Community Engagement
Southern Cross University

Professor Pierre Viljoen
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement, Campuses and Mackay-Whitsunday Region)

Professor Todd Walker
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)
Federation University Australia

Mr Trevor Goldstone
Pro Vice-Chancellor (External Relations)
University of New England

Professor John Cole
Executive Director
Institute for Resilient Regions
University of Southern Queensland

Professor Joanne Scott
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)
Executive Dean, Faculty of Arts, Business and Law
University of the Sunshine Coast