Asha completed her Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Human Resource Management at the University of Western Australia (UWA, Perth), with a focus on behavioural science and culture transformation.
She worked across the mining sector for 14 years, delivering organisational transformation programs before shifting into the academic environment. In 2017, Asha joined UWA as a development officer in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, where she focused on securing philanthropic funds to support students and research. From there she worked in UWA’s innovation team, supporting the academic engagement program, before shifting to Curtin University in 2020 to help manage and establish the Curtin-Cisco Centre for Networks.
Asha joined the Australian Space Data Analysis Facility in October 2020 as the Business Development Manager, engaging the research and industry sectors to support the increased utilisation of satellite imagery.
Her key competencies include:
- Stakeholder Engagement
- Program Delivery
- Governance and Reporting