Meet Michael

Michael is a graduate in our legal stream and is working at the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet.

Lakshmi Logathassan

Lakshmi has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of International Studies (International Relations and Asian Studies) from the Western Sydney University, and is currently working as a Graduate Policy Officer for the Ministry of Health in St Leonards, Sydney. Find out more about Lakshmi.

Lakshmi Logathassan

Fabian Friedrich

My official title is ‘Graduate Policy Officer’ and I work for the Custodial Operations team that is part of Youth Justice NSW. I’m currently focusing on how to develop effective policies that increase the wellbeing of young people under supervision of Youth Justice NSW. I base my policy work on neuroscientific evidence and strong collaboration with other teams within Youth Justice NSW. Find out more about Fabian.

Fabian Friedrich

Christopher Duncan

Chris is currently a policy graduate in the Commercial Law Team at the NSW Department of Industry, based in Orange, in regional NSW. Find out more about Chris.

Christopher Duncan

Shehara Desilva

I’m a Graduate Officer at the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, Regional NSW. I’m currently assisting with key aspects of the Regional NSW Investment Strategy and mapping mental health and drug and alcohol services for domestic violence perpetrators. Find out more about Shehara.

Shehara Desilva

Emma Merryman

Emma is a former NSW Government graduate who joined the program in 2016. She is currently an Acting Senior Project Officer with the NSW Department of Education and is based in Sydney.

Emma Merryman

Jayden Bregu

Jayden is a former NSW Government graduate who joined the program in 2016. He is currently working as a Senior Policy and Project Officer with the NSW Ministry of Health, based in Sydney.

Jayden Bregu

Meet Kritika

Kritika is a former digital graduate from the 2018 cohort and currently works as an Advisor, Enterprise Architect at the NSW Department of Customer Service.

Kritika Joon

Meet Blair

Blair is a former graduate in our digital stream and is now working at NSW Health.

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Meet Aparna

Aparna Nair is a former Graduate in the 2018 cohort, she now works as a Senior Cyber Security Advisor at the Department of Customer Service.

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I work for NSW

Nick, Aileen and Jesse share about their experiences working for Australia's largest employer, the values they work for, and the opportunities they've been given.

Building a better future

Jayden, Skye, Emma and Saidy share about their experiences in the NSW Government Graduate Program, and how they're contributing to the NSW community through their work. 

Experience, grow and give back

Ben, Emma, Mia and Elissa share about their experience in the NSW Government Graduate Program and the development and support they've received.