Workforce Development Industry Skills Advisory, Working and Reference Groups

Job’s Queensland’s Tourism Workforce Plan and 13 Regional Tourism Workforce Plans outline how industry and Government prepare for the future employment needs of the tourism industry in Queensland. The QTIC Working Groups and Reference Groups outlined below have been established to secure workforce intelligence, identify workforce priorities, and provide feedback on related government priorities and initiatives related to VET investment, and small business.  The members will provide feedback and recommendations related to the Queensland VET Quality Framework, and related National Training Products.
 

QTIC Culinary Working Group

 
Business Name Position
Tafe Queensland Patrick Dennis Director of Faculty Tourism, Hospitality and Personal Services
The Star Culinary Group Bernice Colcomb Chef de Cuisine - People & Performances
ICON Training Academy Peter Mills Director
East Coast Apprenticeships Alan Sparks Programs Manager
Accor - Mercure and IBIS Brisbane Rahul Raj Executive Chef
Queensland Hotels Association Judy Hill Accommodation Division Manager
Independent Schools Queensland Marnie Parker Education Services Officer Vocational Education & Training
Gateway to Schools Deeka Lowe Gateway to Industry Relations Manager
Regional Tourism Organisations Peter Homan Chief Executive Officer
 

QTIC Hospitality and Accommodation Reference Group

 

Business Name Position
Tafe Queensland  Patrick Dennis Director of Faculty Tourism, Hospitality and Personal Services
Accor Hotels Matt Young Vice President Operations QLD/NT
Crystalbrook Collection Megan Knoetze Group Director People & Culture
Alchemy Restaurant and Bar Angelica Jolly Owner
Independent Schools Queensland Marnie Parker Education Services Officer Vocational Education & Training
Education Queensland Andrew Reid Manager, Senior Schooling
Gateway to Schools Wim Limstrom Gateway to Industry Relationship Manager
Brisbane Marketing Anne-Maree Moon General Manager
Accommodation Association Australia Cassandra Champion National Manager Workforce & Industry Development
Caravan Parks Association of Queensland Michelle Weston General Manager


 

QTIC Tourism, Travel and Events Working Group

Business Name Position
Tafe Queensland Patrick Dennis Director of Faculty Tourism, Hospitality and Personal Services
Prestige Training Services Tracy Kearney Chief Executive Officer
Queensland Performing Arts Centre Marli Kovacevic Learning and Development Manager
Experience Co Adam Jones General Manager, Great Barrier Reef
Independent Schools Queensland Marnie Parker Education Services Officer Vocational Education & Training
Education Queensland Kylie Marchant Principal Education Officer, Senior Schooling, State Schools - Performance, Department of Education
Gateway to Schools Wim Limstrom Gateway to Industry Relationship Manager
Tourism Whitsundays Natassia Wheeler General Manager
Caravan Parks Association of Queensland Michelle Weston General Manager