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Meet the National Committee

Meagan Armitrage, National Secretary

“I am born and raised in Brisbane, currently in my second year of an Engineering/Business dual degree at the Queensland University of Technology.I am excited to be working as part of the Spark team for the first time, and hope

Ethan Li, National Finance Coordinator

“I am currently a fourth year Bachelors/Masters of Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Queensland. I have had the privilege of being involved with Spark Engineering Camp over the last two years serving as a partnerships coordinator as well

Carina Nixon, National Media Coordinator

“I study a bachelor of Engineering/Business (Mechanical/Management) at QUT. I grew up in the Torres Strait and completed high school in Cairns, I love FNQ and the lifestyle it entails. I chose to study engineering because every year my parents

Ronakraj Gosalia, National Operations Coordinator

“I am currently studying a Bachelors and Masters of Electrical Engineering at the University of Queensland. I have been a Youth Without Borders member since my first year of uni and this will be my fourth year of involvement with

Chloe Thomasson, National Staff Coordinator

“I am a soon-to-be graduate Drama Teacher! I have studied a Bachelor of Drama and am currently studying a Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education at QUT.”

Patrick Petterson, National Students Coordinator

“Originally from rural Victoria, I am now in my 3rd year of my Bachelor of Science at The University of Melbourne. My biggest passion, and main reason I remain involved in Spark, is giving back to people from similar backgrounds

Nick Webb, Melbourne Coordinator

“I am currently in my second year of Robotic Engineering and Computer Science at Swinburne University. Apart from studies, my passions include learning new skills including BMX, Snowboarding, and my main hobby, Unicycling!”

Brock Staunton, Brisbane Coordinator

“I’m excited to return to Spark as the 2018 Brisbane Camp Coordinator. I’ve previously been a Staff Mentor in 2016 and Brisbane Operations Logistics Manager in 2017.”

Phil Henderson, National Chair

“I’m in my final year of my mechanical engineering degree, returning for my fourth year in Spark. I first joined Spark because I was excited to engage and inspire students, and since then I have really enjoyed making a difference


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