Matthew Trigg - NSW State Manager
Architecturally-trained and having worked across a range of public, private and not-for-profit organisations in Australia, the United Kingdom and New Zealand, Matthew was most recently part of the team dealing with public policy and government relations for global ridesharing juggernaut Uber.
Jillian Carney - QLD State Manager
Jillian has over 15 years international experience within a membership based professional organisation. Jillian has managed business operations, client services and client relations, advocacy, event and training programs and communications and marketing channels to ensure that members and clients are properly represented across the property and construction industry. Jill’s extensive experience working with a not-for-profit organisation means she is used to working with a diverse group of professionals, including members, industry stakeholders and government.
Zeina Nehme - VIC & TAS State Manager
Zeina joined Consult Australia in February 2012 as the
State Manager for Victoria and Tasmania. Zeina has gained a wealth of
experience through a number of different corporate organisations and
industry bodies. Most recently in the not for profit sector, she spent
over three years in a range of membership management roles throughout
Jan Irvine - SA & NT State Manager
Jan joined Consult Australia in December 2009 as State Manager SA/NT,
with a background in finance, IT, recruitment, event management and
advocacy, bringing with her the knowledge and experience gained by
working in both non profit and corporate organisations in a number of
executive and management positions.
Steve Coghlan - WA State Manager
As a graduate of both the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) and Royal Military College – Duntroon (RMC-D), Steve started his career as an Army Officer before then transitioning to the corporate sector where he ran the WA operations for an engineering firm operating within the Telecommunications sector. Up until recently Steve worked for the Department of Premier and Cabinet in WA before taking up the opportunity to join Consult Australia as State Manager WA. He holds both a Bachelors degree in Politics and a Masters degree in International Relations.
Kevin Keith - ACT Manager
Fifteen years of experience in media-related roles in Britain combined with a degree in chartered surveying and masters degree in journalism puts new ACT Manager, Kevin Keith in a good position to add value to Consult Australia’s ACT Division. Kevin was appointed to the role in January 2014 where he will be responsible for all ACT activities including policy and advocacy, government relations, media, member events, engagement and the young professional’s network, FutureNet.