Guild Staff Directory


Contact to send in your enquiry.

Evan Battalis is an experienced management professional.

General Manager of The Murdoch University Guild of Students. Married to Helen, three kids….and a dog. Loves coffee, the beach, going down South, Rottnest and Broome!

Veronica Armstrong is the Guild’s Office Manager who has a green thumb and a love for gardening.

Marketing, events & clubs

Email for any marketing, events or clubs related enquiry.

Sarah Tjing manages projects and marketing and likes her butter as thick as her toast.

Belicia Tjendera looks after digital marketing and is a master bargain hunter. 

Student Assist

Email for financial, academic and welfare assistance.

Shazhi Yaghi, our Student Assist Manager, is an experienced and dedicated leader in Student Service and Experience in the tertiary education sector. His spare time consists of spending it with his wife and 3 daughters, going on road trips, stargazing and eating (particularly sweets).

Hazel Mangazva is an Education and Welfare Officer, fitness enthusiast. She enjoys running by the lake after work.

Malena Symmons is a Student Assist Officer.


Email for volunteering, leadership or mentoring program enquiries.

Murdoch Guild Secondhand Bookshop


Caitlin Parsley is our bookshop coordinator and video game nerd who eats way too many noodles.

Murdoch Guild Tavern


Simon Turner is our Tavern Manager.

Café Kadjininy, Vet Coffee Cart (V-Cart) and Sir Walter’s Cafe Mandurah


Adrian Chua manages Café Kadjininy and V-Cart at our South Street Campus.

Finance and accounts

Email to contact our finance team.

Vanessa Wong manages Finance and Accounts and she takes her medicine with maltesers.

Mariel Ronald is an Assistant Accountant in our finance team.

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