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Bev Myers

Role & responsibility:
Employee Director
Member of the Operations Committee
Appointed by United Workers Union.

Appointment date:
10 February 2017


Qualifications and memberships

  • Master in Public and International Law (Honours), University of Melbourne (2006)
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Melbourne (2003)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of Melbourne (2003)
  • Graduate Certificate in Legal Practice, Skills and Ethics (Honours), Monash University (2006)
  • Admitted to legal practice; New South Wales (2016–present)
  • Supreme Court of Victoria (2004–2010)
  • High Court of Australia (2004–present)
  • Graduate of AIST's Trustee Director Course
  • Awarded the Garry Weaven Emerging Trustee Director Scholarship 2019.


Bev has a background in industrial, corporate and regulatory law and extensive experience in media and communications strategy, stakeholder management and operational affairs. She has worked for over a decade in senior management positions in not-for-profit and member-based organisations:


  • Director of Corporate and Public Affairs, United Workers Union (April 2016–ongoing)
  • Director of Institutional Advancement and General Counsel, University of the People (2010–2015)
  • National Industrial Officer of the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (2007–2009)
  • Solicitor at Minter Ellison Lawyers (2003–2005).
Other Directorships / appointments are detailed in the Relevant interests and relevant duties register.

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