Our Executive

The executive for the Department of Education, Skills and Employment.


Dr Michele Bruniges AM

Deputy Secretaries

Dr Ros Baxter PSM - Early Childhood and Child Care
Alex Gordon - Deputy Secretary, Schools
Rob Heferen - Higher Education, International and Research
Marcus Markovic, Deputy Secretary/Chief Operating Officer, Corporate and Enabling Services Group
Nathan Smyth, Deputy Secretary – Employment
Nadine Williams, Deputy Secretary – Skills and Training