meet the staff

we're here to help

Have questions? Ask us! Our dedicated on-site team is committed to helping you settle in to uni life. Whether it's the middle of the day or middle of the night, there is always someone around to talk to.

who we are

Michael Lynch

General Manager

Michael is passionate about making Village life the vibrant and diverse environment that on-campus living ought to be. With more than 30-years-experience in the hospitality industry, you know you’re in good hands! Michael oversees all operations at the Village to ensure that your stay is comfortable, safe and above all, fun.

Robert Mariotti

Village Manager

Rob is the one you’ll see out and about, meeting new residents and making sure that Village life is a well-oiled machine! He is responsible for managing the permanent staff members at the Village, and making sure that your questions are answered, your lights are on, your parties are fun and your study is uninterrupted. Come to Rob if you’ve got any questions, or if you just want to chat with a friendly face!

Dammika Mahawanniarachchi

Night Duty Manager

Dammika is your man for all your general questions or concerns. Lost your room key? No worries. He is always at the front desk or just walking around the Village whenever you need assistance. He also helps manage your friendly team of RA's, so if you're interested in joining let him know! You'll get to know Dammika well over your stay here, so feel free to come say hello!

David Margetts

Night Duty Manager

David brings a wealth of experience to our Duty Manager team. You can find him working the weekends as well as assisting with running all of our Residential Life events!

Stephanie Wood

Residential Life Duty Manager

Stephanie is in charge of all things fun at the Village! She's committed to creating a comfortable and happy environment for all residents and runs all of the awesome events we’ve got on for you guys throughout the year.

Neasa Griffin

Res Life Duty Manager

Maria Washer

Customer Service Agent

Maria is one of the first friends you'll make at the Village. You’ll find her behind the front desk answering questions, taking payments or just hanging out with the residents. Make sure you speak to her if you have a question or you just need some local knowledge!

Nerida Hutchison

Customer Service Agent

Vincent Horn

Facilities Manager

Vince is in charge of overseeing all facilities provided to you during your stay and is passionate about making the Village as comfortable as possible. Come and see Vince if you have a concern with your apartment, or if you just need a break from study and a chat!

Albert Mann

Property Services Coordinator

Angelo Karavidis

Cleaning Staff

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