Tania Brown

COO, University of Wollongong SMART Infrastructure Facility

Tania Brown is the Chief Operating Officer at the University of Wollongong’s SMART Infrastructure Facility with responsibility for the day to day operations of this national facility. She was elected as a Councillor for Wollongong City Council in September 2017.
Prior to joining the University in 2009, Tania spent 13 years working for State and Federal Governments. Her role as a Senior Ministerial Policy Advisor saw her dealing with the development, implementation and communication of government policies in a range of areas. 
She currently holds Board positions with Illawarra Performing Arts Centre and Destination Wollongong and served as Chair of Destination Wollongong from 2015-2017.