Program Development Committees

Each of the NJCA Programs is developed  by a Committee in conjuction with the Academic Director and the Secretariat.  A list of the programs and their committees appears below.

National Judicial Orientation Program

Justice Monika Schmidt
Supreme Court of New South WalesChair
Judge Tom Altobelli
Federal Circuit Court of Australia
Ms Una Doyle
Education DirectorJudicial Commission of New South Wales
Justice Jamie Edelman
Federal Court of Australia
Judge Penny Hock
District Court of New South Wales
Ms Lillian Lesueur
Chief Executive OfficerNational Judicial College of Australia
Justice Glenn Martin
Supreme Court of QueenslandNominee of the Chief Justices of the State and Territory Supreme Courts
Judge Phillip Misso
County Court of Victoria
Ms Annabel Mornement
Judicial College of Victoria
Professor Greg Reinhardt
Australasian Institute of Judicial Administration
Mr Ernest Schmatt PSM
Judicial Commission of New South Wales
Ms Julie van den Engel
Program ManagerNational Judicial College of Australia

 

National Magistrates Orientation Program

Magistrate Teresa Anderson
Magistrates’ Court of South Australia
Chief Magistrate Michael Hill (Retired)
formerly of Magistrates’ Court of Tasmania

 

Dialogues on Being a Judge

Justice John Dowsett AM
Federal Court of AustraliaChair
Judge Gordon Barrett
District Court of South Australia
Ms Lillian Lesueur
Chief Executive OfficerNational Judicial College of Australia
Justice Monika Schmidt
Supreme Court of New South Wales

 

Writing Better Judgments and Oral Judgments

Mr Tom Wodak
County Court of Victoria (Retired)Chair
Judge Penny Eldridge
District Court of South Australia
Justice Elizabeth Hollingworth
Supreme Court of Victoria
Ms Lillian Lesueur
Chief Executive OfficerNational Judicial College of Australia
Justice Debra Mullins
Supreme Court of Queensland
Justice Peter Murphy
Family Court of Australia
Justice Monika Schmidt
Supreme Court of New South Wales
Justice James Stevenson
Supreme Court of New South Wales
Ms Julie van den Engel
Program ManagerNational Judicial College of Australia
Justice Alan Wilson
Supreme Court of Queensland

 

Brave New Worlds, Joint ANU/NJCA Conference

Chief Magistrate Steven Heath
Magistrates’ Court Western Australia
Dr Anthony Hopkins
Australian National Univerity
Magistrate Andree Horrigan
Children’s Court of Western Australia
Ms Lillian Lesueur
Chief Executive OfficerNational Judicial College of Australia
Chief Judge Geoff Muecke
District Court of South Australia
Justice Debra Mullins
Supreme Court of Queensland
Justice Peter Murphy
Family Court of Australia
Dr Mark Nolan
ANU College of Law
Judge Stephen Norrish
District Court of New South Wales
Justice Richard Refshauge
Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory