Monday 30 June, 2014

Top Marks For Public Sector Graduates

The WA Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA WA) is proud to support outstanding academic achievements in public administration with ongoing partnerships with the Public Sector Commission’s Public Sector Management Program, Edith Cowan University and Murdoch University.

IPAA WA Chief Executive Officer, Gavin Lewis said “supporting education and the development of future public servants is a key priority for the Institute.”

“We have been supporting the achievements of high performing students for over 11 years and hope to continue this support by inspiring graduates to be part of the public sector’s only professional association.”

Graduation ceremonies were held throughout the year. Congratulations to the following students who graduated with top marks in their relevant courses for 2013/14. Students each received complimentary IPAA WA memberships and professional development vouchers.

Mr Swarnarajah Nilakshan (Valedictorian)
Ms Sara Burke (Top Marks - Cohort 1/12)
Sandra Thompson (Top Marks - Cohort 3/12)
Public Sector Management Program Graduation - Public Sector Commission

Image: IPAA WA President, Ms Sue McCarrey (left) with graduates Ms Sara Burke, Mr Swarnarajah Nilakshan and Ms Sandra Thompson.

Ms Kourtney Williams
Graduate Certificate in Public Policy and Management - Murdoch University

Image: IPAA WA Vice President, Dr Yvonne Haigh (right) with graduate Ms Kourtney Williams (left)

Mr John Board
Graduate Certificate of Business (Management) - Edith Cowan University

Image: IPAA WA Vice President, Dr Yvonne Haigh (left) with graduate Mr John Board

For more information on previous education award winners click here.

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