Roxanne Mearns has over nine years of experience managing education, training and capacity-building programs. She has helped over 30 countries from Africa, Asia, Pacific and South America work towards their development goals. She holds a Graduate Certificate in International and Development Economics from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines. Prior to working in international development, Roxanne was an industrial engineer.

Roxanne commenced her role as a Development Coordinator at UQ in December 2022. She is passionate about impact and excited to continue spurring and celebrating development impacts worldwide.