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Sunny Forsyth

CEO
Australian National University (ANU) grad Sunny Forsyth is CEO of Abundant Water, a social enterprise that helps remote communities access clean drinking water.

Emillie Thiselton

Software engineer
Software engineer Emillie Thiselton is only at the start of her career, but it’s already taking off.

Preetpal Dhillon

Software engineer
Software engineer Preetpal Dhillon’s study and career path has taken twists and turns as he’s followed his passions. 

Anthony Baxter

Software engineer
Anthony Baxter works on Google’s Crisis Response team.

Ashley Chang

Internet anthropologist
Ashley Chang’s skills in maths and culture are the perfect fit at YouTube.

Dr Sarah Pearce

Director of Astronomy and Space Science, CSIRO
In her current role at the CSIRO, Sarah leads the national science agency’s space program.

Rachel Bessell

Senior Researcher, CFA
CFA researcher Rachel Bessell crunches numbers to predict where and when bushfires will impact.

Adam Morgan

Extreme weather expert
Adam Morgan has been interested in weather for as long as he can remember – and now he’s turned it into a career.

Cara Grzeskowiak

Sports Data Analyst
Cara Grzeskowiak is a data analyst and champion rower helping athletes improve their performance.

Calvin He

Economics Researcher
Economics researcher Calvin He helps the RBA answer big questions about the economy.

Jane Shrapnel

Principal Data Scientist
Hospitals are employing experts like Jane Shrapnel to help them save lives by digging into the data.

Avalon Martinkus

Quantitative Analyst
Businesses are looking for maths experts like Avalon Martinkus to help them assess the risk of climate change.

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