30 Notable alumni of
Charles Sturt University

Charles Sturt University is 1147th in the world, 26th in Oceania, and 21st in Australia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 30 notable alumni from Charles Sturt University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. John Lee

    John Lee
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    police officerpolitician
    Biography

    John Lee Ka-chiu, SBS, PDSM, PMSM is a Hong Kong politician and former police officer. Lee previously served as Chief Secretary for Administration (the most senior principal official in Hong Kong government) from 2021 to 2022, Secretary for Security from 2017 to 2021, Under Secretary for Security from 2012 to 2017, Deputy Commissioner of Police from 2010 to 2012. Lee is the sole candidate who had the blessing by Xi Jinping’s central government in the 2022 Hong Kong Chief Executive election, communicated by the Liaison Office.

  2. Brendan Cowell

    Brendan Cowell
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm directorscreenwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Brendan Cowell is an Australian actor, playwright, and director.

  3. Samantha Armytage

    Samantha Armytage
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    news presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Samantha Armytage is an Australian journalist and television presenter.

  4. Andrew Denton

    Andrew Denton
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    film directortelevision presenter
    Biography

    Andrew Christopher Denton is an Australian television producer, comedian, Gold Logie-nominated television presenter and former radio host, and was the host of the ABC's weekly television interview program Enough Rope and the ABC game show Randling. He is known for his comedy and interviewing technique. He is also responsible for introducing the troupe of The Chaser to Australian audiences.

  5. Amanda Keller

    Amanda Keller
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    radio personalitytelevision presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Amanda Rose Keller is an Australian television and radio presenter, comedian, writer, actor, journalist and media personality living in Sydney, best known as the host of the popular Australian lifestyle program The Living Room. Keller also co-hosts Jonesy & Amanda with Brendan Jones on WSFM 101.7 and Dancing with the Stars with Grant Denyer on Network 10.

  6. Jessica Rowe

    Jessica Rowe
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Jessica June Rowe is an Australian journalist, author and television presenter. She was the co-host of Studio 10 on Network Ten until March 2018, and is Member of the Order of Australia for her mental health advocacy.

  7. Hamish Macdonald

    Hamish Macdonald
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    news presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Hamish Macdonald is an Australian broadcast journalist and news presenter living in Sydney.

  8. Stuart Beattie

    Stuart Beattie
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm director
    Biography

    Stuart Beattie is an Australian screenwriter and film director. His screenplay for Collateral (2004) earned him nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, Satellite Award for Best Original Screenplay and Saturn Award for Best Writing.

  9. Sussan Ley

    Sussan Ley
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianaircraft pilot
    Biography

    Sussan Penelope Ley is an Australian Liberal Party politician serving as Minister for the Environment since 2019, and has served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Farrer since 2001.

  10. Linda Burney

    Linda Burney
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Linda Jean Burney is an Australian politician and is an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives, representing the Barton since the 2016 federal election. She is the Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services and for Preventing Family Violence.

  11. Deborah Knight

    Deborah Knight
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    news presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Deborah Knight is an Australian television and news presenter, radio host, and journalist.

  12. Melissa Doyle

    Melissa Doyle
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Melissa Jane Doyle is an Australian television presenter, author and journalist. Doyle currently hosts Weekend Breakfast on Smooth FM. She was previously co-host of the Seven Network's breakfast television program Sunrise from 2002 to 2013 alongside David Koch and host and senior correspondent of Sunday Night. Doyle, has joined the Nine Network, where she will narrate a new series, titled "Australia Behind Bars" (TV series), based on the British version, aptly titled, "Britain Behind Bars", which examines the life of inmates incarcerated, and has been described as a real life Wentworth.

  13. Natarsha Belling

    Natarsha Belling
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    news presenter
    Biography

    Natarsha Belling is an Australian journalist living in Sydney.

  14. Anna Coren

    Anna Coren
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Anna Coren is an Australian journalist and former news anchor who is an international correspondent with CNN based in Hong Kong.

  15. Fiona Nash

    Fiona Nash
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Fiona Joy Nash is a former Australian politician. She served as a Senator for New South Wales from 2005 to 2017, representing the National Party. She was the party's deputy leader from 2016 to 2017 and was a cabinet minister in the Turnbull Government.

  16. Lasarus Ratuere

    Lasarus Ratuere
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    television actoractor
    Biography

    Lasarus Ratuere is an Australian actor. He is known for his portrayal of Ishikawa, a member of Section 9, in the DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures feature film adaptation Ghost in the Shell.

  17. David Elliott

    David Elliott
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    David Andrew Elliott is an Australian politician. Elliott has served as the New South Wales Minister for Transport and the Minister for Veterans in the Perrottet ministry since 21 December 2021. Elliott is a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing Baulkham Hills for the Liberal Party since 2011.

  18. Kieran Gilbert

    Kieran Gilbert
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Kieran Gilbert is an Australian journalist currently serving as chief political reporter for Sky News Australia.

  19. Scott McGregor

    Scott McGregor
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    television presentertelevision actor
    Biography

    Scott McGregor is an Australian actor, television presenter and is now the managing director of the tour company 'Railway Adventures', which specialises in international and domestic tours by rail.

  20. Joe McGirr

    Joe McGirr
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    physicianpolitician
    Biography

    Joseph Gregory McGirr is an independent politician, and a physician and former associate dean of the University of Notre Dame Australia. He is the elected member for Wagga Wagga in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly since the 2018 by-election. ABC News declared him the winner on 9 September, the day after the election, with the New South Wales Electoral Commission confirming it on 14 September. He came second to the Liberal candidate by only 28 votes after the Liberals' primary vote almost halved from 2015, and was elected on Labor preferences. He previously contested the seat in 2011 and received 30.6% of the first preference vote.

  21. Ellie Brush

    Ellie Brush
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    association football playerAustralian rules football player
    Biography

    Ellie Katherine Brush is an Australian sportswoman who plays soccer for Sydney FC in the Australian A-League Women. She has also played Australian rules football for Greater Western Sydney in the AFL Women's (AFLW).

  22. Violeta Ayala

    Violeta Ayala
    Born in
    Bolivia Flag Bolivia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    film directorwriter
    Biography

    Violeta Ayala is a Bolivian-Australian Quechua filmmaker, artist and technologist. Her credits include Prison X – The Devil & The Sun, a VR animation set in a Neo Andean Metaverse that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 2021 and the award winning documentaries Cocaine Prison(2017), The Fight(2017), The Bolivian Case(2015) and Stolen(2009).

  23. Robert Atkinson

    Robert Atkinson
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    Robert "Bob" Atkinson, AO, APM is a retired police officer who served as the Commissioner of the Queensland Police Service from 2000 until his retirement in 2012. In 2013 Atkinson was appointed one of six Royal Commissioners to the Australian Government Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

  24. Shokoufeh Kavani

    Shokoufeh Kavani
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    translatorhuman rights activistpainter
    Biography

    Shokufeh Kavani is an Iranian-Australian contemporary painter, translator, and artist currently living in Sydney. She is primarily known as a translator and as an abstract painter of the post–Islamic society of Iran. She is fluent in English in addition to her native language Persian.

  25. Chris Eaton

    Chris Eaton
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    Chris Eaton is a former police officer who has also overseen security and anti-corruption efforts in sports. He is a well-known figure in the world of sports results manipulation and is sought worldwide for his opinion and feedback on program's aimed at tackling corruption in sport. He has worked in sport integrity at FIFA and INTERPOL and is currently the Sports Integrity Director at the International Centre for Sport Security.

  26. Meredith Mitchell

    Meredith Mitchell
    Occupations
    agronomist
    Biography

    Dr Meredith Leigh Mitchell an Australian agronomist. She is a Senior Research Scientist with the Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries.

  27. Dean Windsor

    Dean Windsor
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    sport cyclist
    Biography

    Dean Windsor is an Australian professional racing cyclist who is known internationally as a criterium rider. Riding on the Track as a junior Dean Windsor won the Under19 Oceania Points Race Championship at Wanganui, NZ in 2004. Then focused on Road Racing winning the National U23 Criterium Championship, in 2007 at Brisbane. Then in 2010 was runner-up in the Australian Elite Criterium Championship at Ballarat. In 2011 he was runner-up in the British Elite Circuit Series behind then Rapha Condor-Sharp Team mate Dean Downing which included a win in the Stafford GP.

  28. Caitlin De Wit

    Caitlin De Wit
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Caitlin De Wit is a 3.0 point Australian wheelchair basketball player. She was part of the Australia women's national wheelchair basketball team at the Osaka Cup in Japan in February 2013, and the Asia-Oceania Zone Qualifiers in Bangkok in November 2013. She played with the Hills Hornets team that won the Women's National Wheelchair basketball League (WNWBL) championship title in 2007, 2008 and 2009, and the Sydney University Flames team that won it in 2010.

  29. Manuel Aston

    Manuel Aston
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Enrolled in Charles Sturt University
    2001-2002 studied education
    Occupations
    playwright
    Biography

    Manuel 'Manny' Aston is an Australian playwright and academic best known for his 1993 play, Fossils.

  30. Jane Mills

    Jane Mills
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Enrolled in Charles Sturt University
    2009-2010 studied education
    Occupations
    researcheracademic
    Biography

    Jane Elizabeth Mills is an Australian-New Zealand academic and as of 2020 is the Dean and Head, La Trobe Rural Health School, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia.