The ASTA governing body is a Federal Board. It comprises a President and Treasurer, either the Immediate Past President or the President-Elect, the Chief Executive Officer (a non-voting member) plus one representative from each of the eight member associations. ASTA Board members, with the exception of the Chief Executive Officer, serve in an honorary capacity. 

The ASTA Executive Committee comprises the President, Treasurer, either Immediate Past President or President-Elect, and the Chief Executive Officer. The members of the Federal Executive meet and communicate regularly throughout the year. 

Joseph Jennings

Joseph Jennings

Science Educators Association of the Australian Capital Territory (SEA*ACT)

Joseph Jennings

Science Educators Association of the Australian Capital Territory (SEA*ACT)
Dina Matheson

Dina Matheson

South Australian Science Teachers Association (SASTA)

Dina Matheson

South Australian Science Teachers Association (SASTA)
Kathryn Newton

Kathryn Newton

Science Teachers Association of New South Wales (STANSW)

Kathryn Newton

Science Teachers Association of New South Wales (STANSW)
Rebecca Pan

Rebecca Pan

Science Teachers Association of the Northern Territory (STANT)

Rebecca Pan

Science Teachers Association of the Northern Territory (STANT)
Dr. Mary Rafter

Dr. Mary Rafter

Science Teachers Association of Queensland (STAQ)

Dr. Mary Rafter

Science Teachers Association of Queensland (STAQ)
Bronwen Baume-Tarrant

Bronwen Baume-Tarrant

Science Teachers Association of Tasmania (STAT)

Bronwen Baume-Tarrant

Science Teachers Association of Tasmania (STAT)
Alexandra Abela

Alexandra Abela

Science Teachers Association of Victoria (STAV)

Alexandra Abela

Science Teachers Association of Victoria (STAV)
Annabel Kanakis

Annabel Kanakis

Science Teachers Association of Western Australia (STAWA)

Annabel Kanakis

Science Teachers Association of Western Australia (STAWA)
Dr Guy Micklethwait

Dr Guy Micklethwait

ASTA Executive Director (Non-voting member)

Dr Guy Micklethwait

ASTA Executive Director (Non-voting member)

Nominations open for ASTA President 2023 - 2026

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