New South Wales (AU)

Committee

The role of the New South Wales Members Group committee is to be the ambassadors of IChemE at a local level and assist in the delivery of the Institution's mission, through events, technical meetings, networking, professional development and promotion of the chemical and process engineering profession.

Key committee member contacts

Heather Mendelsohn AMIChemE

Heather Mendelsohn AMIChemE

Chair

Heather is the Chair of the Joint Chemical Engineering Committee (JCEC) NSW and is currently working as a Consultant Engineer in the insurance industry focusing on property protection.

Christopher Skellern

Christopher Skellern

Deputy Chair

Chris is currently completing his final year of a BEng (Chemical) and BSci (Chemistry) at the University of Sydney.

Maria Attie

Maria Attie

Secretary

Aravind Srinivasan

Aravind Srinivasan

Engineers Australia representative

Aravind works predominantly in the manufacturing industry delivering a variety of operational excellence and capital work projects.

Emily Leow FIChemE

Emily Leow FIChemE

Committee Member

Emily successfully delivers major design projects, process studies, plant revamps and sustenance projects for a variety of clients.

Billy Chan FIChemE

Billy Chan FIChemE

Committee Member

Billy is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with 25 years experience in gas process design and commissioning.

Jason Chua MIChemE

Jason Chua MIChemE

Committee Member

Bio to follow.

Wayne Davies

Wayne Davies

Committee Member

Jeffrey Shi AMIChemE

Jeffrey Shi AMIChemE

Committee Member

Jeffrey is an experienced Chartered Chemist and Chartered Engineer (Chemical engineer) with a demonstrated history of working as products development and improvement, operation and quality control trouble-shooting, unknown product / substance characterisation and reverse-engineering process.

Tomas Beak

Tomas Beak

Committee member

Tom works as Consultant in WSP’s Infrastructure Investment Decisions team where he creates business cases and provides policy, implementation, and technical guidance that develop robust and sustainable infrastructure solutions.

Alicia Shih

Alicia Shih

University of New South Wales Student Ambassador

Alicia is an enthusiastic and self-motivated third year Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Bachelor of Computer Science student at the University of New South Wales.

Angie Tjandra

Angie Tjandra

University of New South Wales Postgraduate Ambassador

Angie is a Scientia PhD student of chemical engineering at the University of New South Wales.

Koentadi Hadinoto

Koentadi Hadinoto

University of New South Wales student representative

Koentadi is a PhD student of chemical engineering and food science and is also a vice-president of the University of New South Wales Chemical Engineering Research Society. He specialises in non-thermal food processing and meat safety.

Kayla Kev

Kayla Kev

University of Sydney student representative

Kayla is an undergraduate student studying a Bachelor of Engineering Hons (chemical and biomolecular) combined with a Bachelor of Project Management at the University of Sydney.