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Advisory board

The Advisory Board of CUSP is an important part of our Institute’s governance. It facilitates relationships with external stakeholders, including government, the private sector and civic society, and assists in setting strategic directions for the Institute. The regular meetings of our Board provide mentoring advice and support to CUSP’s Director and leadership team.


Name Position
Mr Tony Brun Executive General Manager Integrated Planning
Professor Michele Willson Dean, Research & Graduate Studies, Humanities Research and Graduate Studies
Secretary, CUSP Institute
Director, CUSP Institute
Director of Doctor of Sustainable Development program
Director, Strategic Projects (R&D), Office of Research and Development
Dr Edward Oldmeadow Bechtel (Western Australia) Pty Ltd
Mr Piers Verstegen Director Conservation Council of WA

Student representative

Name Position
Ms Pilar Kasat Student representative