Board and Governance

Our Board meets monthly, except December and January, and includes of:

  • The Chair, appointed by the University Council
  • The Treasurer, appointed by the University Council
  • One other Director, appointed by the University Council
  • Two Staff Directors, who come from the University’s staff and are appointed by the University Council
  • Seven Student Directors, who come from the student body and are elected by the students of the University
  • The CEO of ActivateUTS

We encourage all students and University staff to take an interest in the Union.

When are board positions filled?

Elections for student positions are conducted annually by the University, usually in September, for two-year terms commencing on 7 October.
Four Student Directors are elected in even-numbered years and three Student Directors are elected in odd-numbered years.
Staff Directors with the skills and experience considered necessary by the University Council are appointed for a two-year term commencing on 7 October.

One Staff Director is appointed in each year.

Professor Peter Booth - Chairman

Assoc. Professor Prabhu Sivabalan - Treasurer

Ms Elizabeth Morgan-Brett - CEO

Professor Anita Stuhmcke - Staff Director, Law

Ms Fiona Thomas - Staff Director, UTS HR

Mr Linus Faustin 

Ms Emily Hazell

Ms Jessica Massih - President

Ms Lydia Watson-Moore  -  Vice President