Suellen Tapsall BA, MA, FAIM
Suellen Tapsall is Director Custom Education at University of Melbourne. In this role she leads a team who work with the University’s academics to develop and deliver open-enrolment and tailored programs in Australia and overseas. Suellen previously led a joint venture in executive education on behalf of the University of Western Australia and the Australian Institute of Management WA.
Suellen has extensive experience managing complex multi-stakeholder projects. Her career has been built around communications and stakeholder engagement, working as an academic leader and formerly in journalism and corporate communications. She is a past national president of the Journalism Education Association and has co-authored several books and major reports. Her current research is in consumer perceptions of value, with particular relevance to the cruise ship travel sector.
Suellen Tapsall is the Chair of the Client Services Committee and a member of the Research Committee.