Our Staff


QuickSmart Program Director

QuickSmart Research Fellows

  • Anne Parnell (Numeracy)
  • Lyn Alder (Literacy – off campus)
  • Martin Trotman (Social Inclusion)
  • Dr Stefan Horarik (Data Analyst – off campus)

QuickSmart Administration Team (9am-5pm, Mon to Fri: 02 6773 5067 / quicksmart@une.edu.au)

  • June Billings (Supervisor)
  • Ambrose McDermott (Project Officer) – on leave until 28 September 2020
  • Karen Goode (Administration Assistant)

QuickSmart IT Team

  • Rickesh Shrestha (IT Support Officer)
  • Alwaleed Alssamani (IT Manager)
  • Bill Forsyth (Web Programmer)

QuickSmart-in-Schools Adjuncts

  • Professor Lorraine Graham (Co-developer of QuickSmart)
  • Shirley Cooke (Research Fellow)
  • Noelene Raymond (Research Fellow)
  • Jenny Thomas (Research Fellow)
  • Ann Walton (Research Fellow)

SiMERR staff and UNE officials (including Vice-Chancellor, Professor Brigid Heywood, Dean of HASSE, Professor Michael Wilmore, and Head of School, Associate Professor Sue Gregory) at SiMERR’s 15th anniversary in July 2019
SiMERR staff and Head of School, Dr Steve Tobias, at SiMERR’s 10th anniversary in July 2014