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

    CEO

  • Stephan M. Scheffer

    B.Comm(Hons) (CA) AICD

    Executive - Finance and Business Services

  • Karen Jenkins

    GradDip (IR/HRM) GradDipEd BAppSc

    Executive - People and Culture

  • Maria Ricci

    MAppSc

    Executive - Business and Market Development

  • Dr Kirby Siemering

    BSc(Hon), PhD

    Executive – Science and Technology

  • Justin Stockmyer

    BSc

    Executive - Laboratory Operations

  • Rachel Kliese

    DipPM, BAppSc

    Senior Account Manager QLD&NT

  • Dr Glenn D'Cunha

    BSc (Hon), PhD

    Account Manager VIC&TAS

  • Oliver Distler

    PhD

    Account Manager NSW&ACT

  • Dr Leanne McGrath

    BSc, PhD 

    Account Manager SA

  • Lavinia Gordon

    BSc (Hon), MRes Bioinformatics

    Bioinformatics Manager 

  • Dr David Hawkes

    BSc (Hon), PhD, MBiostat

    Agena Platform Manager 


  • Dr Ken McGrath

    DipPM, BAppSci (Hon), PhD

    Sanger Sequencing Manager/Brisbane Node manager

  • Matthew Tinning

    BSc (Hons) 

    Next Generation Sequencing Manager

  • Desley Pitcher

    MSc, BSc (Hons)

    Marketing and Public Relations Manager

  • Amy Kuivalainen

    Diploma of Management

    Executive Assistant to the CEO