Meet Your Employment Relations Team

QHA’s Employment Relations Department is a dedicated and consummate industrial relations and human resources team.

The team's motto is 'Your Industry. Your IR and HR Team'  for a very good reason - we know the industry, and are able to advise and represent members with a wide range of employment relations matters. 

Our advice and assistance covers the full spectrum from simple telephone queries to in-venue liaison and advice, through to high level representation in industrial courts and mediation forums.

The Employment Relations Department is setting a high standard for expertise and professionalism in the continually evolving and complex employment relations arena.

The team consists of:

Joanna Minchinton
Employment Relations Manager

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Joanna has spent the majority her employment relations career working at industry/employer associations in both Queensland and New South Wales. She is therefore well equipped with the knowledge and skills to assist members with their daily employment relations queries. With over 8.5 years at the QHA... READ MORE...

Wesley Davey 
Senior Employment Relations Advisor

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Wesley joined the Department in July 2014 and brings with him several years of IR/ER experience having previously worked in advisory roles. READ MORE...


Sarah Tilby
Employment Relations Advisor

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Sarah first worked at the QHA in 2014/15 in the part time position of Employment Relations Advisor. Sarah returned to the QHA in May 2017 and brings with her... READ MORE...

Phaedra Crowle
Employment Relations Advisor

(part time)

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Phaedra joined the QHA team in November 2016 and brings with her... READ MORE...

Jason Sammon

Employment Relations Officer

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Jason is the QHA's Employment Relations Officer, and he joined the QHA team in April 2017... READ MORE...

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