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Download the department's organisation chart [<1MB PDF] (effective from 9 September 2019) or view the structure below.

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology
The Hon Karen Andrews MP
Dr Heather Smith PSM
Deputy Secretary - David Williamson 
Professor Graham Durant

Science and Commercialisation Policy
Jane Urquhart
Head of Division

Janean Richards
Chief Operating Officer
Analysis and Insights
David Turvey
Chief Economist (A/g)
Kate Driver

Science and Learning
Dr Bobby Cerini

International Science and Innovation
Dr Gino Grassia

Chief Financial Officer
Sam White

Insights and Evaluation
Abrie Swanepoel (A/g)

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Metrologist
Bruce Warrington
Commercialisation Policy
David Wilson
Budgets, Property and Accounting
Michael Olive (A/g)
Economic Advice Service
Melissa Bray
Physical Metrology
Dr Jan Herrmann

Analytical Services
Tim Stobaus

Chemical and
Biological Metrology

Dr Lindsey Mackay

Legal Metrology
Bill Loizides

Engagement and Business Development
Ann Bray
Science Policy
Michele Graham
Financial Services
Erika Taduran
Data Management and Analytics
Kayelle Drinkwater
SKA and Astronomy
David Luchetti
Virginia Dove (A/g)
Janna McCann
 Legal, Audit and Assurance
Maris Stipnieks
 People and Planning
Rachael Jackson
 Ministerial, Shared Services and Portfolio Management
Janice Wykes


Deputy Secretary - Elizabeth Kelly PSM 
Digital Strategy and Operations
Rebecca Lee (A/g)
Chief Information Officer
Industry Capability and Research
Joe Mulder (A/g)
Support for Business
Charlotte Tressler
Digital Economy and Technology
Narelle Luchetti (A/g)
Head of Division

ICT Operations
Steve Stirling

Centre for Defence Industry Capability
Sue Cattermole
DIIS Grants Administration
Annie Ryan
Tech Lab
Louise Talbot
Departmental Services
Nathan Hannigan
Industry Research and Investment
Leonie Horrocks
Entrepreneurs' Programme 
Emma Greenwood
Rachel Frost (A/g)
Business Systems
Andrea Cross (A/g)
Research and Development Tax Incentive Program
Kelly Wiggins (A/g)
National Outreach and External Grants Administration
Jennifer Kay
Strategy Security and Engagement
Simone Boulding
 Grants Advisory and Enabling Services
Claire Forsyth
  Service Strategy and Governance
Lisa Hind


Deputy Secretary - Mike Lawson PSM
Strategic Policy
Dr Chris Locke
Industry Growth
Trevor Power
Anti Dumping Commission
Dale Seymour
Northern Australia and Major Projects
Sam Reinhardt
Paul Trotman
Strategic Policy
Anthea Long
Sectoral and Place Based Policy
David Lawrence
Paul Sexton
Office of Northern Australia
Mark Coffey
Resources Strategy
Jason Russo
Business Environment
Wayne Calder
Business Facilitation and Food Policy
Rebecca Manen
Economic and Strategic Services
Nathan Zhivov
Major Projects
Nick Purtell
Offshore Resources
Marie Illman
Trade and International
Martin Squire
Industry Transition
Jessica Carew
 Radioactive Waste Management Taskforce
Sam Chard
Onshore Minerals and Energy
Dan Quinn (A/g)
Trade and International
Martin Squire
Advanced Technologies
Darren Atkinson (A/g)
  Lead Negotiator, Timor Treaty Implementation
Lisa Schofield
Department's Overseas Counsellor NetworkAustralian Industry Participation  Offshore Exploration Audit Taskforce Implementation
Geoff Whelan (A/g)
National Security Engagement
Justin Skelly (A/g)
   National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator
Graeme Waters

Resources and Minerals Taskforce
Bruce Wilson


IP Australia
Michael Schwager
Geoscience Australia
Dr James Johnson

Portfolio Corporate Commonwealth Entities

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Dr Larry Marshall
Chief Executive
Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS)
Dr Paul Hardisty
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)
Dr Adi Paterson
National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA)
Stuart Smith
Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF)
Laurie Walker

Other portfolio bodies

Office of the Chief Scientist
Dr Alan Finkel
Chief Scientist
Office of Innovation and Science Australia
Dr Charles Day
COAG Australian Building Codes Board
Neil Savery
Australian Space Agency
Dr Megan Clark

Last updated: 9 September 2019

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