Our People

Working with us means working with a team of experts who are here to help make your next project a success.

Meet the team


  • Dr Irene Kourtis

    PhD, GDipLaw, GAICD


  • Margaret-Ann McClean

    Acting Executive - People and Culture

  • Dr Kirby Siemering

    BSc(Hon), PhD

    Executive – Science and Technology

  • Dr John Stephen
    BSc(Hon), PhD
    Executive - Research Partnerships and Acting Executive - Service Delivery

  • Dr Glenn D'Cunha

    BSc (Hon), PhD

    Account Manager VIC&TAS

  • Lavinia Gordon

    BSc (Hon), MRes Bioinformatics

    Bioinformatics Manager 

  • Dr David Hawkes

    BSc (Hon), PhD, MBiostat

    Agena Platform Manager 

  • Aaron Lewis

    BA, BSc(Hon), MPhil

    Account Manager NSW&ACT

  • Dr Leanne McGrath

    BSc, PhD 

    Account Manager SA

  • Rachel Kliese

    DipPM, BAppSci

    Account Manager QLD&NT

  • Dr Ken McGrath

    DipPM, BAppSci (Hon), PhD

    Sanger Sequencing Manager/Brisbane Node manager

  • Matthew Tinning

    BSc (Hons) 

    Next Generation Sequencing Manager

  • Melinda Ziino

    BSc(Hon), GCBiotechInd

    Melbourne Node Manager/Genotyping Supervisor

  • Saurabh Shrivastava


    Account Manager WA