The Office of COO is responsible for Portfolio planning, resources, communications and workforce matters, and is also responsible for university-wide projects and priorities, including the ACU Service Excellence Framework, the Service Central team and Service Improvement Team.  It also includes the Office of the Deputy Chief Operating Officer, which is responsible for Infrastructure and Capital Planning. This includes Capital Funding Requests, Critical Incident Management Planning, Social Infrastructure Planning, Sustainability Planning, Portfolio Project Office, Future Campus Investigations, and Strategic Projects.


Office of the Chief Operating Officer

Dr Stephen Weller
Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Ms Melinda Hunt
Executive Officer

Ms Sharone Ciancio
Director, Corporate Services

Ms Elizabeth Chlebicka
Executive Officer

Mr William McKendry
National Manager, Service Improvement Team

Ms Laura Hooper
Service Improvement Coordinator

Ms Nicole Van de Gard
Service Improvement Coordinator

Ms Angela Forrester
National Manager, Service Central

Ms Emma Rainbow
Communications and Change Management Coordinator


Office of the Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Mr Paul Campbell
Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Mr Mikail Ruutu 
National Manager, Portfolio Projects

Ms Jane Caton
National Manager, Strategic Programs

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