Our Team

The AIT team are a bright and fun bunch of individuals who are passionate about the digital industries. We maintain an open and honest relationship with our students in order to create an enjoyable place to work and study. Our teaching staff are industry professionals with a wealth of knowledge on the latest trends and happenings in their creative fields. Their specialist knowledge is invaluable to students as they progress through their studies.

Above all, AIT is committed to giving our students the best possible chance to succeed in their digital careers.

Teaching Staff

Peter Cameron
Peter CameronDean of Studies
His words: educator, communicator, artist, geek, thinker.
His Letters: Ass. Prof, MDes Dist. (UWS), BA (MCAE) GradCertTerEd Cert IV AWT (KvB) ACP.
His past: Theater, TV/film, sewage to soap, builder, tutor, teacher, academic.
Sharon Sanders
Sharon SandersAnimation/Design Coordinator
I’ve been fortunate to work in creative industries for most of my adult life, and have a deep appreciation for the quirky and interesting.
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Sandra Luu
Sandra LuuLecturer
My first field of study was Information Systems, but I soon discovered my true love was film and media – especially editing.
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Rob McGowen (Rob Mack)
Rob McGowen (Rob Mack)Lecturer
I am a very passionate artist, designer, animator and teacher. Almost all of my skills have been gained in the field, with 15 years of experience in the 3D industry. View Profile.
Patrick Huang
Patrick HuangLecturer
I am a director, producer, editor & teacher who has studied film everywhere from New York to Sydney. I enjoy learning with & from students, sharing my passion & knowledge with them. View Profile.
Nick Sutila
Nick SutilaLecturer
I’m an oddball teacher who is passionate about drawing and game development. I always push to inspire students to reach beyond what they believe they can do. View Profile.
Kriss Mahatumaratana
Kriss MahatumaratanaLecturer
I like the AIT culture, where we all work together as a family and deliver this culture to our students.
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Carlton Zhu
Carlton ZhuInteraction Coordinator
I’m a passionate games expert who has created a range of successful indie titles, such as Cell Surgeon and Stranded.
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Kwan Chemsripong
Kwan ChemsripongLecturer
I’m a very motivated artist who’s constantly eager to achieve better quality art and wants to project that knowledge onto my teaching. View Profile.

Helen Goritsas
Helen GoritsasLecturer
I am an accomplished film professional, having served as a festival director and President of Women in Film & Television NSW from 2011-13. View Profile.
Helen Holt
Helen HoltLecturer
I am an advocate for holistic creative solutions, and deeply committed to my profession. I continue to explore creative boundaries and immerse myself in new ventures. View Profile.
Adam Katz
Adam KatzLecturer
I’m an experienced 3D animator who has pursued a career across multiple animation arenas, working for companies like the Discovery Channel and National Geographic. View Profile.

Support Staff

Simon Costain
Simon CostainGroup Sales & Marketing Manager
Simon is the Marketing Manager for AIT and RedHill Education. With over 10 years experience in providing educational experiences for students, Simon’s passion is to give all students the opportunity to realise their potential and make an impact within their world.
Kristyna Turner
Kristyna TurnerMarketing Manager
Kristyna has more than 8 years experience in marketing, education, sales and customer service. She is highly experienced in education, having managed both international and domestic markets for institutions such Study Group and Martin College
Nadine Roberts
Nadine RobertsStudent Enrolment Adviser (Sydney)
Nadine specialises in guiding domestic students looking for a career in creative industries. Nadine is originally from Canada and comes from a traditional art education background. She loves working in a creative environment and working with students who are looking to begin their careers in the digital media industries.
Trudy Pihelgas
Trudy PihelgasRegional Recruitment Manager (NSW)
As a Regional Recruitment Manager, Trudy is responsible for our High School Engagement Program development as well as advising domestic students on their suitable study option with AIT.
Barbie Buehler
Barbie BuehlerInternational Student Adviser (Asia)
Barbie is the International Recruitment Manager for Asia. She has been contributing to continued growth of AIT by bringing her 8 years of marketing experience from Raffles College to grow key markets such as South East Asia.
Cindy Lemes
Cindy LemesInternational Student Adviser (Latin America, Europe)
Cindy is from Brazil and studied digital media and film making at AIT. As the International Recruitment Manager, Cindy enjoys sharing her experience with international students considering if AIT is the right choice for them.
Catherine Wang
Catherine WangInternational Student Adviser (China Onshore)
In her role as International Marketing Coordinator, Catherine advises international students on the best course of study for their educational needs. Catherine speaks fluent Mandarin.