Katherine Noack is a South Australian-based engineer who completed her engineering degree at Flinders Uni and joined Professionals Australia in 2011. She intends to put the $500 towards the cost of undertaking the Capstone Project at the University of SA to complete her Master of Data Science which she has been undertaking part-time for the last 4 and a half years. On how she expects to benefit from this professional development, Katherine said: “My original studies and experience are in software engineering and I am currently employed as a computer scientist. Completing studies in data science broadens the projects that I can work on and increases the ways I can contribute to these projects. This Capstone Project will develop my ability to communicate with clients in addition to improving my technical skills. I greatly appreciate Professionals Australia’s commitment to helping technical professionals train up in the skills needed to advance their careers and provide additional career path opportunities.” Congratulations Katherine!
Ashling Charles is a Western Australian-based member currently undertaking a double degree of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Computer Science at the University of WA. She intends to put the $500 towards the cost of undertaking the Presence: Presenting the Best You Online and In-Person course offered by the Australian Institute of Management. On how she expects to benefit from this professional development, Ashling said: “Completing this course will help me understand how to have a more professional confident persona in interview situations and in the workplace as well as gaining research and technical skills in my course. I truly appreciate Professionals Australia’s commitment to helping individuals pursue their career goals and providing the means to gain proper training and skills.” Congratulations Ashling!