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Download the department's organisation chart [<1MB PDF] (effective from 1 July 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 - Janean Richards (A/g)
Professor Graham Durant
Science and Commercialisation Policy
Jane Urquhart
Rachael Jackson (A/g)
Chief Operating Officer
Kate Driver

Science and Learning
Dr Bobby Cerini

International Science and Innovation
Dr Gino Grassia

Chief Financial Officer
Sam White (A/g)
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Metrologist
Bruce Warrington
Commercialisation Policy
David Wilson
Budgets, Property and Accounting
Michael Olive (A/g)
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
SKA and Astronomy
David Luchetti
Virginia Cook
Legal, Audit and Assurance
Maris Stipnieks
  People and Planning
Ameet Jamble (A/g)
  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
Duncan McIntyre
Support for Business
Charlotte Tressler

ICT Operations
Steve Stirling

Centre for Defence Industry Capability - Industry Liaison
Veronica Heard (A/g)
DIIS Grants Administration
Annie Ryan
Departmental Services
Nathan Hannigan
Centre for Defence Industry Capability - Program Management and Governance
Sue Cattermole
Entrepreneurs' Programme 
Emma Greenwood
Business Systems
Andrea Cross (A/g)
Industry Research and Investment
Leonie Horrocks
National Outreach and External Grants Administration
Jennifer Kay
Strategy Security and Engagement
Simone Boulding
Research and Development Tax Incentive Program
Joanne Mulder
Grants Advisory and Enabling Services
Lisa Peterson
    Service Strategy and Governance
Lisa Hind


Deputy Secretary - Mike Lawson PSM
Strategic Policy
Dr Chris Locke
Economic and Analytical Services
Mark Cully
Chief Economist
Industry Growth
Trevor Power
Anti Dumping Commission
Dale Seymour
Northern Australia and Major Projects
Sam Reinhardt
Paul Trotman
Technology Strategy and Policy
Narelle Luchetti
Insights and Evaluation
David Turvey
Sectoral and Place Based Policy
David Lawrence
Paul Sexton
Office of Northern Australia
Mark Coffey
Offshore Resources
Geoff Whelan (A/g)
Strategic Policy
Anthea Long
Economic Advice Service
Melissa Bray
Business Facilitation and Food Policy
Rebecca Manen
Economic and Strategic Services
Nathan Zhivov
Major Projects
Nick Purtell
Onshore Minerals
Jason Russo
Business Environment
Wayne Calder
Data Management and Analytics
Kayelle Drinkwater
Industry Transition
Jessica Carew
  Radioactive Waste Management Taskforce
Samantha Chard
Onshore Energy
Marie Illman
Trade and International
Martin Squire
Janna McCann
Advanced Technologies
Darren Atkinson (A/g)
    National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator
Graeme Waters
Department's Overseas Counsellor Network   Australian Industry Participation     Lead Negotiator, Timor
Treaty Implementation

Lisa Schofield




Principal Advisor
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: 2 July 2019

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