About Me

With a Master of Design from Swinburne University of Technology, Andrew is well qualified to take on design roles.

He has studied Co-Design, Human Centred Design, and UX, plus Data Design.

Recent projects include designing for Village Cinema’s, and Glenferrie Station. A community fridge for excess food, and a business plan for an Aboriginal online market.

A major project was designing a stove that lift’s and pour’s for disabled people.

He’s also dabbled in a bit of protype electronic’s and 3D printing.

Andrew currently run’s his own photograhy business and is a partner in a company called Triyo that specialises in UX, Service Design, and other things related to design.

Previously, Andrew was a senior secondary teacher teaching Visual Communications, Media, and Information Technology.

And prior to teaching he worked in museums in Melbourne, Canberra, Ottawa, and London.

In addition to the Masters in design, Andrew has a Masters in Museum Studies,  Diploma of Education, and an undergraduate degree in Cinema Studies and History – with some law and sociology thrown in for good measure. He also has qualifications in photography and IT.

You can get in contact with me using the form at the bottom of this page.

Curriculum Vitae

Download a Portable Document Format (PDF) file below.


Employment Summary:

Main Employment

2017 – Strategic Design, UX, CX, Facilitation.
2014 – 2019 Small e-book & desktop publishing assignments.
Publisher. 50 Lux magazine – 50lux.org
WordPress trainer. Freelance.
2006 – 2014 Aquinas College – Ringwood. Experienced Teacher. Visual Communication, Media, Photography, Information Technology.
2003-2005 Bayview College – Portland. Teacher. Media & Information Technology.
2001 – 2002 Fulltime Study – Diploma of Education.
2000 – 2001 Film production, Web design.
Goldman-Sachs JB Were.
1992 – 2000 Museums: Melbourne, Canberra, Ottawa, London.

Secondary Employment

1980 – Ongoing Photographer.
1996 – Ongoing – Writer: Various publications.
2003 – 2012 Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority – Assessor/Reviewer.


2019. Master of Design – Swinburne University Technology
1998. Master of Arts – Monash University. Museum & Gallery Practice, & Arts Administration.
2002. Diploma of Education – Monash University.
1992. Bachelor of Arts – La Trobe University.

Other Qualification’s

Certificate IV. Workplace Training.
Technical, journalism, & writer courses – Melbourne University, LaTrobe University, & CAE.
Professional video, editing, & production courses – Open Channel.
Web Design – RMIT University.
Ongoing professional development in education, photography, & computing.

Board Positions

2003 – 2015.  Australian Teachers of Media – Publications.

Recent Conferences

Speaker – WordPress; Meetup’s and WordCamp’s.
Australian Teachers of Media.
AG Ideas.


WordPress: – Themes & general design.
Adobe: – Lightroom, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Dreamweaver, Premier.
IoS: – Development of study guides, e-books, & education-based Apps.
Microsoft: – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access.

Employment Details:

Curriculum development & delivery. including developing iPad & Web resources.
Assessment of student work, including external assessment – VCE exam marking & reviewing for the VCAA.
Darkroom & equipment management including; maintenance of enlargers, cameras, lighting.

Writing and Visual Design

Editor of 50 Lux magazine.
Writer of articles & interviews. For various publications including: Metro & Screen Education Magazines. SitePoint…
Layouts, incidental photography, graphic design.
Web management & design.
Writer, articles covering photography, photographic practice, & technology.

Other Employment

Museum Practice
Research relating to collections, exhibitions, & publications.
Technical Writer
Australian Public Service (CentreLink), Goldman Sachs/JB Were.
Technical documents relating to computer system development, user & training manuals.
Portrait & wedding photographer both as an operator & self employed