Brendan is a lawyer and Chartered Secretary with over fifteen years’ experience. Brendan’s legal career includes roles with leading Australian firms Clayton Utz and Minter Ellison, prior to moving to his current in-house role with the University in 2010.
He is a member of the senior executive at the University with responsibility for the legal, audit and risk, records management, policy and governance, and secretariat functions. His role includes acting as the General Counsel and University Secretary.
Brendan is the company secretary of UNE Foundation Limited and UNE Life Pty Ltd.
He is the Vice President of the Association of Australian University Secretaries and is on the board of the Presbyterian Ladies College Armidale Foundation.