Our People

Andrew Seccombe
Chairperson and regional representative
Suzanne Burow
Deputy chairperson and Engineers Australia representative
Loren Hickey
Building and construction industry representative
Suzy Cairney
Legal representative
Maureen Hassall
Academic representative
Dr Emma Eriksson
Elected RPEQ representative
Christopher Edwards
Community representative

Our Staff

BPEQ’s staff bring extensive, first-hand industry experience to their respective roles to ensure all registrations, enquiries and other matters are handled respectfully and efficiently.

Office of the Registrar
Timea Steptoe


Registrations and Corporate Services
Kaine Barton

Corporate Services Manager

Mellisa Liong

A/ Senior Finance Officer — Corporate Services

Judy Abernethy

Business Support Officer — Corporate Services

Fred Morris

Senior Registration Officer — Registration Unit

Danica Vell

Registration Officer — Registration Unit

Christine Jacka

Reception/Administration Officer — Registration Unit


Administration Assistant — Registration Unit

Legal, Compliance and Investigations
Carl Settgast

A/ Senior Principal Legal Officer — Legal, Compliance and Investigations

Bahira Hadzic

Senior Legal Officer — Legal and Compliance

Ashok Fenwick

Legal and Compliance Officer — Legal and Compliance

Joseph Polson

Legal and Compliance Officer — Legal and Compliance

Meagan Liu

Legal and Compliance Officer — Legal and Compliance

Andy Hodgson

Senior Investigator — Investigations

Rob Mulhern

Senior Investigator — Investigations

Selma Saldic

Investigation Support Officer — Investigations

Kahlee Mace

Case Manager — Legal, Compliance and Investigations

Communications and Engagement
Jeremy Bishop

Communications and Engagement Manager

Teresa Montgomery

Events and Customer Insight Coordinator

Peter Chang

Digital Coordinator and Graphic Designer