Professor Carolyn Evans, Vice Chancellor and President

Professor Carolyn Evans was appointed Vice Chancellor and President of Griffith University in 2019, and is leading one of Australia’s fastest-growing and most progressive tertiary institutions, ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide.

The Honourable Rob Borbidge AO

A former Queensland premier, Rob Borbidge is committed to promoting Griffith University’s research and innovation activities. As well as being a Friends of Griffith Board member, he is Chair of the Institute for Glycomics Board of Advice.

Robert Grantham

Robert A. Grantham is a founding partner of Los Angeles law firm Hoffman & Grantham LLP, and has 26 years’ experience as an attorney. His areas of expertise are environmental, corporate and insurance law.

Damien Perriman

Damien Perriman is a San Diego-based business executive at the forefront of sustainable innovation with a track record of executing substantial partnerships in the chemical, agricultural and pharmaceutical sectors.

Greg Phipps

Greg Phipps is San Francisco based and is Technical Program Manager at Google. He is a Griffith alumnus with over 20 years experience in the IT industry, across Microsoft, Yahoo! and now Google.

Dhanesh Raniga

Dhanesh Raniga has been leading the University's Audit, Risk and Compliance department since 2015. He has 30 years' experience in all facets of management, treasury, finance, and audit.

Mary Roosevelt

Mary Roosevelt has spent her professional life as an educator, with a passion for international educational experiences for all students. She is a former Director of External Relations for the University of California, Irvine, Department of Education.

Geoffrey Thomas

Geoffrey Thomas owns Maleny Manor, the most awarded wedding venue in Queensland, Settlers Rise winery and Carbrook Nursery. He is an experienced businessman and has held a range of chair positions.