Chief Wardens

Roles and responsibilities

A Chief Warden is responsible for the management and direction of emergency procedures in a particular building(s) on campus. This includes:

  • development of evacuation plans in consultation with their Divisional Workplace Health and Safety Officer,
  • coordinating building evacuations, and
  • checking the availability of emergency equipment specific to the area. 

Each Chief Warden heads a team of wardens which is trained and equipped to assist in building evacuation and other emergency activities.

Chief Warden Incentive Payment

To acknowledge both the importance of the Chief Warden role and the effort required to fulfil the associated responsibilities, Chief Wardens who successfully complete their role are eligible for an annual Chief Warden Incentive Payment. The Chief Warden Incentive Payment Guidelines detail the application of incentive payments.

University Chief Wardens


 Chief Warden

A Cindy Giles
B Keith Smith
C and D Self-evacuating
F (CBRC) Glenn Roberts / Ryan Frelek
G Narelle Peach
H Self-evacuating
J Peter Ott
K Blocks 1-3
Greg Perry
L         TBA
O1 Samantha Metzroth
O2/3 TBA
O4 Sheree Schott
P5, P9, P12 and P13 Julie Christensen 
R Jenny Young
Residential Colleges Tara Pickup
S Leah Baldwin
T Jean Charlish
T Annexe Christa Pudmenzky
T2 Annexe Rebecca Klein
W Angela Teys
 Y Belinda Gilbert
 Z  Graham Holmes
Z4 Oliver Kinder
Fraser Coast Judy Hawkes
Springfield A
Sue Basu
Springfield B Amy Collingwood
SF Campus Jason Frost 
Ipswich H Andrew (Drew) Ashton
Ipswich I Katie Baker
Ipswich V Shannan Bilicki
IP Campus David Chiun-Manco
IP Campus Michael Coulter