Executive Officer

Dr Deb Hull
Deb supports the HTAV Board in strategic planning and governance, manages and coordinates the work of the HTAV staff, and advocates for history and history teachers in a range of forums.
Deb works Monday to Friday.

Programs and Marketing

Senior Manager, Meri Rametta (on leave)
Meri manages HTAV's professional programs and builds partnerships with other organisations to promote history education. She is the contact person for exhibitors and sponsors. Meri is currently on extended sick leave - please contact Myra Karantzas (see below).


Manager, Myra Karantzas
Myra manages HTAV professional learning events and student lectures, and contributes gifted education expertise to the History Enrichment Program.
Myra works Monday to Friday.

Membership and Member Services

Membership and Events Officer, Michelle Pitcher
Michelle handles HTAV memberships and member benefits, and provides administrative support for Events.
Michelle works Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Member Publications

Editor and Coordinator, Alan Tiller
Alan manages HTAV's member publications, Agora and the Member Bulletin, as well as liaising with the Editor in Chief of ‘Sungrapho’, the peer-reviewed section of Agora.
Alan works Tuesday to Wednesday, and works from home on Thursday.

HTAV Publishing

Manager, Georgina Argus
Georgina manages the HTAV’s Publishing projects, and develops innovative print and digital resources for students and teachers.
Georgina works Monday to Thursday.

Publishing Coordinator, Sally Bond
Sally provides HTAV Publishing with production and administrative support, including typesetting, permissions and marketing.
Sally works Monday to Thursday.

Education and Consultancy Services:

Manager, Dr Jo Clyne
Jo works with HTAV partner organisations to deliver pedagogically sound resources that meet the needs of teachers and students. She supports and presents to teachers at conferences and on school visits. Jo also facilitates Victoria’s participation in national history competitions.
Jo works Monday to Friday.

Education Officer, Kaye De Petro
Kaye produces educational resources, gives presentations in schools and supports the Spirit of Anzac Prize.
Kaye works Monday to Wednesday.

Finance and Administration

Financial and Management Accountant, Enza Farfalla
Enza oversees the financial management of the HTAV, supports the HTAV Board in financial governance and strategy, and handles accounts payable.
Enza works Monday to Thursday.

Accounts and Office Administrator, Michelle Passmore
Michelle handles accounts receivable, reception and general office administration. Michelle is also the contact for publication sales and orders, and is Deb’s Executive Assistant.
Michelle works Monday to Friday.

Events Calendar

Sponsors & partners

  • Latitude Group Travel
  • Anzac Prize
  • National History Challenge - Sponsor Logo
  • Education Victoria - Sponsor Logo

NOTE: Indigenous Australians are advised that the HTAV website may include images or names of people now deceased.