Executive Manager Governance & General Counsel
Serryn O’Regan is General Counsel at Evolve College, with 25 years’ experience in law and business. A very senior lawyer, and a former Senior Associate at Allens, who has managed legal deals worth up to A$2.4 Billion, Serryn has also been Director of the Worldwide Program at an international charity based in Washington DC where she coordinated 10,000 groups across 190 countries and forged and coordinated a public partnership with the United Nations.
Serryn O’Regan has significant experience in leadership, organisational change, and regulatory affairs. She has extensive experience in excelling in a heavily regulated environment and has a knack for making the ‘have-to’s’ simple, enabling space for an organisation to truly excel in what it is there to bring.
Serryn is a seasoned public presenter, having presented to crowds of up to 30,000 in China and Japan as well as delivering presentations to VET audiences on the regulatory framework in VET, and the true meaning of quality in the sector, including a co-presentation of a Q&A session with the ASQA Chief Commissioner Mark Paterson in 2017.
Serryn has been a senior in-house legal counsel in 3 regulatory industries and brings an absoluteness and impeccable integrity together with a real passion for education. She has had an illustrious and very rewarding career and believes strongly in giving back – this presentation is an opportunity to share how Evolve College has become a real VET leader so others can join it, and make VET all it can be.