Your Senate members

Meet your 2018 Student Senate team! Find out more about the students behind the positions by checking out our social media channels for personal profiles.

The Student Senate elects leaders from within their team to take on additional duties to their rep position. These positions will be filled at their first meeting in March 2018.

2018 Student Senate elected leadership

Chair: Abbethia Rene

Vice-Chair: James Rickard

ITS/Facilities Portfolio Chair: Brittany Brayshaw

Academic Portfolio Chair: Daniel Gommans

Communications Portfolio Chair: Haydn Taela

Student Connect Portfolio Chair: Amos Bannister

Social Inclusion POrtfolio Chair: Nina Sasongko

2018 members

Mt Helen Higher Ed rep
Xi Cao
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Mt Helen Higher Ed rep
Peter Li
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Berwick Campus rep
Nick Mann
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Online and Distance Education rep
Jessica Colantuono
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Gippsland Campus rep
Abbethia Rene
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Gippsland Campus rep
Francis Licciardi
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Camp St Visual Arts rep
Brittany Brayshaw
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Camp St Performing Arts rep
Marcus Gadd
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Business Faculty Board Student rep
Daria Soldatenko
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Learning & Teaching Committee rep
James Rickard
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander rep
Nicola Ingram
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Equity, Diversity & Social Inclusion Advocate
Nina Sasongko
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Sports rep
Timothy Welsh
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
International rep
Lili Yuan
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Sustainability Committee rep
Lucas Wise
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Postgraduate rep
Ankita Mishra
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Clubs & Societies rep
Amos Bannister
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Appeals Committee rep
Haydn Taela
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
Academic Board representative
Daniel Gommans
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au
FedCollege rep
Chyna Wills
Contact: student.senate@federation.edu.au

Current vacant positions

  • SMB Campus rep x 2
  • Berwick campus rep x 1
  • Distance/Online rep x 1
  • Faculty of Science and Technology Board rep
  • Faculty of Education & Arts Board rep
  • Faculty of Health Board rep
  • TAFE board rep
  • Mt Helen TAFE rep
  • Western Campuses TAFE rep
  • Western Campuses Higher Ed rep

Senate advisors

  • Darren Holland - Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Student Support and Services
  • Jerry Van Delft - Director, Student Connect

Senate executive officer

  • (Acting) Tom Hodgson - Student Engagement