The Team

Dr Marguerite Evans-Galea (Executive Director)

Dr Evans-Galea is the inaugural Executive Director of IMNIS . She engages with University and Industry leaders around Australia and oversees this national mentoring initiative. Strongly committed to empowering early-mid career researchers, she regularly mentors students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty. Dr Evans-Galea was founding chair of the EMCR Forum with the Australian Academy of Science, chaired the Australian Science and Innovation Forum with ATSE, and is an internationally recognised advocate for women in STEMM.

Dr Janet Yeo (MedTech-Pharma Program Coordinator)

Dr Yeo is the National Projects Manager with AusBiotech and the IMNIS MedTech-Pharma Program Coordinator. A discussion about her future with a mentor sparked the decision to finally leave academia after nearly a decade studying and working there. Dr Yeo is responsible for recruiting industry mentors in the life sciences nationally as well as the administration of Mentorloop for the IMNIS MedTech-Pharma program with ATSE


Charlee Woodham (IMNIS Administration Officer)

Charlee has joined the ATSE team this year where she provides administrative assistance and procurement support across the ATSE office, and is the first point of contact for visitors and esteemed Fellows. Charlee has a background within the Recruitment industry where she recruited for the Higher Education sector. Charlee is the IMNIS Administration Officer and is responsible for providing administrative support to the IMNIS Executive Director. Charlee also assists with event organisation, online communication, and general enquiries about the IMNIS program.