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Jirana Boontanjai

Jirana Boontanjai

Co-Chief Executive Officer

I am a science communicator, microbiologist, zoologist and event enthusiast! I have been with Pint of Science for the last 4 years and have played roles both within the local and national teams improving and encouraging the team. Here's to an even bigger festival this year!

Tom Carruthers

Tom Carruthers

Co-Chief Executive Officer

I am a scientist, communicator and creative who spends most of my time finding ways to do all three at once! I hope to bring my event management and science communication experience to Pint of Science in Australia, to build a stronger, sustainable and impacting festival.

Jin-oh Choi

Jin-oh Choi

Director of ICT

Former President of the Launceston Skeptics, Former Vice-chair of the March for Science Australia and Lead Event Organiser for the March for Science Hobart & Launceston., and a science advocate who seeks to promote critical thinking and an understanding of the scientific method.

Camille Thomson

Camille Thomson

Treasurer
Danielle Asson

Danielle Asson

Senior Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

I'm am a PhD student at JCU in Townsville, researching conservation planning on the Great Barrier Reef. I work closely with the Deaf community as well, and I want to improve access to science information and make science events accessible to everyone. I love science communication (and cats)!

Kerry Chin

Kerry Chin

ICT Officer

I’m a tourist attraction. On top of working full-time as an electrical engineer and running various Meetup groups, I am glad to have the opportunity to volunteer for Pint of Science because in principle I believe in the importance of promoting science.

Jia-Xin Tay

Jia-Xin Tay

ICT Officer

PhD candidate at the Centre for Transformative Work Design. Researcher by trade, programmer by choice.

Chanel Egan

Chanel Egan

Senior Executive Support

I am an IT Project Manager based in Newcastle NSW who loves technology, organising things, making killer to-do lists and smashing a deadline! I prefer a wine over a pint, but I hope no one holds that against me.

Clara Rose Santilli

Clara Rose Santilli

Social Content Producer

I am an archaeologist in training but I’m studying health in 2020 at Flinders. My research is on veteran recovery in archaeology and in my spare time, I bore people with my cat stories.

Siobhan Taylor

Siobhan Taylor

Director of Communications

I'm a marketing manager & creative who loves creating memorable experiences for others (and then reporting on these experiences with data!). I hope to promote the ethos of Pint of Science in Australia to a broader public to help engage a wider audience.

Sam Snowden-Finch

Sam Snowden-Finch

Partnerships and Stakeholders

I love events & organising. I’m not a scientist but I wish I was. I love health and learning. Pint of Science allows me to grow my brain in areas I may not come across day to day.

Tanya Unterberger

Tanya Unterberger

ICT Officer

I have a background in science and also an extensive IT experience. I am volunteering for the ICT team as I think that the more people we can get interested in science, the better place to live in we can build together.

James Thomas

James Thomas

ICT Officer

I have been an IT professional of some form for many years. I am a science enthusiast who gets excited by new tech and fresh ideas on how to approach and solve problems. I am a promoter of communicating scientific ideas and theories in easy bite-size ways (preferably with beer) .