The UQ Ally Action Committee drives greater inclusion and diversity of sex, genders and sexualities at the UQ and the community it serves.

We will:

  • facilitate consultation with the UQ community to ensure progress on inclusion and diversity of sex, genders and sexualities
  • devise and drive actions in the UQ Ally Action Plan
  • provide leadership to the UQ Ally Network by encouraging engagement with events, programs and other initiatives pertinent to the UQ Ally Network
  • provide advice to the Self-Assessment Team (SAT) as part of the UQ SAGE Pilot of Athena SWAN program
  • provide reports to the relevant governance structures on matters pertinent to gender, sex, and sexuality inclusion at UQ
  • contribute to the UQ Australian Workplace Equality Index application process.

UQ Ally Action Committee terms of reference (PDF, 117.3 KB).


Name Position
Tamma Sorbello (Chair) Organisational Development Consultant, HR Services
Tarriaki Duncan (Secretariat) Administration and Support Officer, Workplace Diversity and Inclusion
Daniel Walker Deputy Director HDR Governance, UQ Graduate School
Jordan Tredinnick Senior Manager, Workplace Diversity and Inclusion
Alisa Pratt Administration Officer (Research), Health and Behavioural Sciences
Dino Willox Director, UQ Student Employability Centre
Mark Starkey School Manager, Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Katie Rowney Communications and Engagement Manager, Business, Economics and Law
Tara Roberson Communications and Engagement Officer, Engineered Quantum Systems
Benjamin Burton Professor, Mathematics (Academic Representative)
Francisco (Paco) Perales Senior Research Fellow and ARC DECRA Fellow (Academic Representative)
Rebecca Olive Lecturer Socio-Cultural Studies, Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences (Academic Representative)
Laura Campbell-Snape Assistant Dean at Grace College (College Representative)
Ceri Wynne Senior Tutor, St John's College (College Representative)
Bec Archer Technical Officer, Agriculture and Food Sciences (Gatton Representative)
Vacant Student Representative