Ms Nicola Gordon-Smith
Ms Gordon-Smith is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and was most recently Assistant Secretary, Consular Policy Branch. In Canberra she has held a range of positions, including Chief of Staff to the Trade Minister, and Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister. She has twice served overseas at the Australian Embassy in Brussels, most recently as Deputy Head of Mission. Ms Gordon-Smith holds a Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) from the Australian National University.