• Gordon Flake

    Chief Executive Officer

    L. Gordon Flake is the founding CEO of the Perth USAsia Centre

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  • Shelby Crookes

    Chief Operating Officer

    Shelby Crookes is the Chief Operating Officer at the Perth USAsia Centre and provides high level strategic and operational leadership for all Centre activities across programming, research, events and partnerships.

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  • Lisa Cluett

    Communications and Outreach Director

    Lisa Cluett is the Communications and Outreach Director at the Perth USAsia Centre. She provides leadership in communication, media, network building and stakeholder engagement to support the Centre's mission of strengthening relationships and strategic thinking across the Indo-Pacific region.

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  • Jeffrey Wilson

    Research Director

    Dr Jeffrey Wilson is the Research Director at the Perth USAsia Centre. He provides leadership and strategic direction in developing the Centre’s research program across its publications, policy and dialogue activities.

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  • Erin Watson-Lynn

    Head of Programs

    Erin Watson-Lynn is Head of Programs at the Perth USAsia Centre. She is responsible for leading, developing, and executing the Centre’s program of activities from concept to implementation.

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  • Kyle Springer

    Senior Analyst

    Kyle Springer is the Senior Analyst at the Perth USAsia Centre. He provides high-level program assistance and develops the think tank and external outreach programs of the Centre. Kyle also directs the Centre's Indonesia programs and convenes policy workshops focussed on Australia-Indonesia relations.

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  • Fiona Considine

    Events Manager

    Fiona is the Events Manager at the Perth USAsia Centre and has over a decade of experience in the hospitality industry and events planning.

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  • Tracy Baker

    Finance Manager

    Tracy Baker is the Finance Manager at the Perth USAsia Centre. She provides financial and human resources management as well as administrative advice to the Centre.

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  • Melinda Mounsey

    Database Coordinator and Events Support Officer

    Melinda Mounsey is the Database Coordinator and Events Support Officer at the Perth USAsia Centre.  She has been with the Centre since 2017, and is responsible for maintaining the Centre’s database, monitoring and reporting on subscriber information. She also organises travel arrangements on behalf of visitors and provides administration support for events.

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  • Lisa Leitch

    Scheduling Officer

    Lisa Leitch is the Scheduling Officer at the Perth USAsia Centre. Lisa holds a Bachelor in Accounting and Business Law from Edith Cowan University and has worked at The University of Western Australia for over 22 years.

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  • Tammy Wayne-Elliot

    Senior Media and PR Advisor

    Tammy Wayne-Elliot is the Senior PR and Media Advisor for the Perth USAsia Centre. She is responsible for public relations, media liaison and marketing and oversees the Centre's external profile.

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  • Reginald Ramos

    Communications Officer

    Reginald Ramos is the Communications Officer at the Perth USAsia Centre. He is responsible for implementing the Centre's communication strategies, managing the Centre's digital transformation and web projects, and also leads the Centre's content creation and photography, video, audio, website and social media practices.

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  • Hugo Seymour

    Research Officer

    Hugo Seymour is the Research Officer at the Perth USAsia Centre. He develops content and publishes on Western Australia and Australia's engagement in the Indo-Pacific region.

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