International Staff

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (International)

Assoc Professor Linda Taylor Pro Vice-Chancellor, International
Samantha-Jane Odbert Executive Officer
Michelle Davey Executive Assistant

Director's Office

Jo Byng Director, International Strategy, Mobility & Operations
Angerine Leong Sponsored Student Coordinator
Bala ChinnaswamySenior Business Analyst

International Partnerships

Marisa Furno Associate Director, International Partnerships
Jie Xu Agreements Coordinator, International Partnerships
Stuart Farwell Short Programs Officer, International Partnerships
Sylvia XuRegional Recruitment Coordinator, International Partnerships
Kristie Caruso Delegations Officer, International Partnerships


Evelyn Hema Finance and Administration Assistant
John VargasAdministration Assistant

Quality and Compliance

Anna Kirkham Manager, International Quality and Compliance
Catherine Reed Compliance and Project Coordinator


Dorothy Panaretos Manager, Communications 
Stephanie Dowland Digital Marketing Campaign Manager
Jade Maharaj Communications Coordinator

Recruitment and Agent Management

Leonie PatrickDirector, International Student Recruitment
Gareth Lewis Senior International Regional Manager
Middle East and Africa
Ian SebastianStudent Recruitment Manager (South East Asia)

Namrata Anand

Student Recruitment Manager (South Asia)
India, Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka

Corina Huang

Senior Regional Recruitment Manager (North Asia)

Stacey Lu

International Regional Coordinator (North East Asia)

Frank TuoRegional Recruitment Manager (Onshore)
Jyneesz TanRegional Recruitment Manager (Onshore)

Student Mobility

Steven McDonald Manager, Short-Term Mobility
Isis KowaliauskasManager, International Mobility
Jooliet Lau International Mobility Coordinator
Vanessa CalvaresiInternational Mobility Coordinator
Nancy GoAdministrative Assistant, International Partnerships and Mobility
Casey HawesAdministrative Assistant, Go Global and Study Abroad

If you need to contact any of the staff from Western Sydney University International, please find their details here.

International Admissions

Dorothy Panaretos Associate Director, International Admissions (Acting)
Hang Nguyen International Admissions Manager (Maternity leave)

Matthew Anderson

International Admissions Assessor

Dilkie Kularatne

International Admissions Assessor

Linh Luong

International Admissions Assessor

Indrika TotahewaInternational Admissions Assessor

Jevithaa Prabhakaran

International Admissions Officer

Beverly Schlyder

International Admissions Officer

Tiffany Yip

International Admissions Assessor

Tommy TangInternational Admissions Assessor
Lingling Zhang International Admissions Assessor
Doris (Yin Nga) FongInternational Admissions Assessor
Kristen SchiratoInternational Admissions Officer

Yujian (Christine) Tang

International Admissions Assistant



+61 (0) 2 9685 9314

Student Central

Mei Butler SEIS International Liaison Officer (Parramatta)
Amei Akhmeena SEIS International Liaison Officer (Parramatta)
Cathy Eslake SEIS International Liaison Officer (Penrith)
Judy Tesluk SEIS International Liaison Officer (Bankstown)
Joy Schafer  SEIS International Liaison Officer (Hawkesbury)

Student Welfare Service

Bankstown campus Building 1
Campbelltown campus Building 5
Hawkesbury campus Building K4
Parramatta campus Building EF
Penrith campus Building P