Associate Professor Peter Foley
Associate Professor Peter Foley (past student) is a world-renowned clinical dermatologist with a wealth of experience in the treatment of psoriasis. Currently Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Dermatology) at The University of Melbourne, Peter is also Director of Research at the Skin & Cancer Foundation Inc, and a visiting dermatologist at the Photobiology, Phototherapy and Biologics Clinics at St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne. Peter is Australia’s only councillor on the International Psoriasis Council, has authored over 60 peer-reviewed publications and has been an investigator in over 50 clinical trials.
Ms Sophia Petrov
Government Relations, Policy
With a career that has encompassed television news production, teaching language and working in aged care and the community services, Sophia Petrov possesses an in-depth understanding of the community and government sectors. Sophia has been appointed to several Boards, and has acted in senior roles on various councils. Sophia brings her strategic thinking, strong political acumen and change management skills to foster quality community outcomes.
Ms Lorena Bravo
Lorena Bravo (current parent) is experienced in providing quality Aged Care at Arcare, one of the most innovative aged care providers in Australia. Lorena prides herself on her knowledge of Arcare’s values, their relationship-centred model of care and their ‘Senses’ framework of providing the elderly with an environment in which they feel a sense of security, continuity, belonging, purpose, fulfilment and significance. As OH&S Representative at Arcare, Lorena Bravo understands the importance of assessing and mitigating risks within the workplace. Lorena endeavours to welcome residents and their families to the Arcare facility, and devotes herself to ensuring continuous staff improvement.
Mr Calvin Gordon
Chief Financial Officer of Quanta Services Australia
Calvin Gordon (past student and current parent) is Chief Financial Officer at Quanta Services Australia. With an MBA and Bachelor of Business (Accounting), Calvin is a member of the Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA). Calvin has over 20 years extensive experience in construction and asset management companies operating in Australia and abroad, and he is well versed in the areas of project finance, international taxation, treasury, insurance, project management and corporate finance.
Mr Bryce McGain
Managing Director, McGain Group Pty Ltd
Bryce McGain (current parent) is the 410th recipient of the Baggy Green, having played his Australian Test in 2009 against South Africa. Bryce has seen four Twenty20 Big Bash titles won in five consecutive finals, and has participated in several One-Day finals. He is an ABC Grandstand commentator, regularly appears on the ABC TV News Breakfast Program, co-hosts the RSN Radio Summer Breakfast Show and is a featured journalist for the ABC News website, the Drum. Bryce manages his own elite sporting company, the McGain Group, providing holistic elite sporting programs to motivate, educate and guide Australia’s next sportsmen and women.
Dr Joe Ciccostosto
Senior Research Fellow, University of Melbourne
Dr Joe Ciccotosto (current parent) is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne. He has been actively researching several Neurodegenerative disease’s during the past 18 years and his main research focus is identifying the toxic species that causes Alzheimer’s disease pathology. Dr Joe has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal research articles and book chapters. He has been invited to give lectures on his work at both international and national scientific meetings and universities. He was awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship (Human Frontiers Science Program Organisation) when working at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore USA and he has successfully obtained grant funding from Australian government funding bodies, NHMRC and ARC during his academic career.
Mr Peter Waldron
Director, Arrow Group Pty Ltd
Peter Waldron’s extensive experience in Senior Management roles inspired him to create the Arrow Group P/L. As Director of the Arrow Group P/L, Peter is committed to supporting clients in strengthening their businesses and accelerating their success by recruiting quality staff. Peter is also Judge at Enactus, an international non-profit organization that brings together university students, academic and business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living of people in need.
The College Captain and Vice-Captains are invited to report to the Advisory Board on a regular basis but are not members of the College Advisory Board.