Industry Advisory Board

The Department of Aviation works closely with industry to ensure our courses stay relevant and up-to-date. The following organisations are members of our Course Advisory Committee.

Course Advisory Committee

NameTitleOrganisation
Captain Cameron Tribe (Chair) Check Captain Virgin Australia
Mr Greg Fordham Director  Airbiz Aviation Strategies 
Mr Peter Evans Senior Advisor  Airservices Australia 
Mr Brent Hayward Managing Director  Dedale Asia Pacific 
Dr Richard Batt  Manager International  Australian Transport Safety Bureau 
Mr Nigel Fanning  Head of Commercial Australia and New Zealand  Jetstar Airways 
Adrian Jakobovic Head of Operations Support Tiger Airways Australia 
Captain Adrian Young  Head of Flying Operations and Chief Pilot Qantas Link Airways 
Ms Sarah Renner  Executive General Manager-Aviation and Transport ISS Facility Services Australia
Mr Darryl Gerlach Consultant & Advisor to Skytraders Skytraders 
Captain Steve Gist  Manager Training and Checking, B737 Qantas Airways 
Mr Mike Drinkall General Manager  CAE Oxford Aviation Academy 
Captain Phil Elliot  Director, Flight Operations  AHK Air Hong Kong 
Captain Tegan Gray  Chief Pilot and Head of Flying Operations Express Freighters Australia 
Mr Simon Gandy  Chief of Aviation  Melbourne Airport 
Mr Shane Carmody CEO and Director of Aviation Safety  CASA 
Mr Paul Ferguson  CEO Moorabbin Airport Corporation  Australian Airports Association