Our President Mr Greg Black has had a distinguished career in education. Greg has been a Director General of Education, Chief Executive of the Department of Further Education, Employment Science and Technology and Chief Executive of Australia’s technology in education and training corporation (now known as Education Services Australia) He has been a board member of national bodies responsible for accreditation and quality in higher education and vocational education as well as in schools curriculum, science education and national enquires into literacy and STEM. His other board engagements have included in the acquaculture, professional football and land development industries.
Greg has worked as an advisor and change leader in the UK, Malaysia, Afghanistan and the UAE as well as being a semi-professional sportsperson. His current interests include the application of cognitive neuroscience to teaching; pedagogy around employability skills and; trialling new methods to enhance capability building of educators and senior administrators in developing countries.
He has degrees from the University of New South Wales and Adelaide University and is a 20 year Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and Member of the Australian College of Educational Leaders.