Supporting students to make the best career and study choices for them is your most important role – and one we also see as ours.

That's why we offer a range of informative and engaging events, services and publications dedicated to facilitating students' successful transition from secondary to tertiary education.

Who are the VU Future Students team?

Our Future Students team works collaboratively with career practitioners and teachers to ensure that future students receive the most relevant, up-to-date information. We deliver presentations at schools, career expos and information evenings, and offer on-campus tours and activities at VU.

We take part in:

Find out more about VU's Future Students team in their bios below and contact us to discover how we can help guide your students to success in tertiary studies with our exciting VU Block Model.

Alex Sims

Director, Future Students
[email protected]

With nearly 20 years' experience in student recruitment in the tertiary sector, Alex leads the Future Students domestic team.

Kate Galati

Senior Manager, Future Students
+61 3 9919 5858 | [email protected]

Kate, an alumni of Victoria University in secondary education, has a wealth of experience in teaching VCE as well as in student recruitment and marketing. She manages the Future Student Adviser team.

Emily Bodey

Future Students Program Manager
+61 3 9919 5761 | [email protected]

Emily manages the VU Guaranteed program as well as a large number of recruitment projects such as VU in Focus and VU News.

Tricia Fidler

Future Student Adviser
+61 3 9919 2581 | [email protected]

Tricia is a highly experienced Future Student Adviser who has worked in the Future Students team for a number of years. She supports a schools in the west and north of Melbourne as well as in the Bendigo and Macedon region.

Chris Skevofylakas

Future Student Adviser
+61 3 9919 4659 | [email protected]

An alumni of Victoria University in Psychological Studies and Business (HR Management), Chris is an experienced Future Student Adviser at Victoria University. He supports secondary schools in the East and South of Melbourne as well as the Latrobe Gippsland region.

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Jessie Cassar

Future Student Adviser
+61 3 9919 5935 | [email protected]

Jessie is an alumna of Victoria University in Youth Development. She is a well equipped Future Student Adviser, who supports secondary schools in the east of Melbourne plus a number of schools in the west. She also has a focus in Geelong.

Melanie Inturrisi

Administration Assistant
+61 3 9919 5495 | [email protected]

Mel assists the Future Student Adviser team. For general enquiries and event bookings please email [email protected].

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Megan Dillon

Future Student Advisor
+61 3 9919 1637

Megan has a wealth of experience in student recruitment, both domestic and international. She manages schools in the west of Melbourne, as well as schools in the Ballarat region.

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Chenali Amaratunga

Future Student Advisor
+61 3 9919 1177  | [email protected]

Chenali is an experienced Future Student Advisor, particularly in Vocational Education and pathways. She supports schools in the north and west of Melbourne as well as Shepparton, Wodonga and Mildura.

Aprilyani Aprilyani

Regional Recruitment Manager
+61 3 9919 1197 | [email protected]

April is part of VU's International Future Students team and oversees international student recruitment activities in Australia, Indonesia and Mauritius.

Won Taweephol

International Recruitment Officer
+61 3 9919 1428 | [email protected]

Won is part of VU's International Future Students team and supports recruitment activities for Australia and Mauritius.