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Prime Minister of Australia

The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

Dr Michele Bruniges AM

10 March 2016

Prime Minister

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Michele Bruniges AM as Secretary of the Department of Education and Training.

Dr Bruniges is currently the Secretary of the New South Wales Department of Education. She is a leading educationalist in Australia with a distinguished career in Commonwealth, State and Territory Governments. She brings to  the position a wealth of experience and expertise both as an administrator and a teacher.

Dr Bruniges’ appointment is for 5 years and will commence on 4 April 2016.

I am also pleased to announce the reappointments of Ms Kathryn Campbell CSC as Secretary of the Department of Human Services and Mr Finn Pratt AO PSM as Secretary of the Department of Social Services. Both reappointments are for a period of 5 years.