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Chief Wardens

Roles and responsibilities

A Chief Warden is responsible for the management and direction of emergency procedures in a particular building(s) on campus. This includes:

  • development of evacuation plans in consultation with their Divisional Workplace Health and Safety Officer,
  • coordinating building evacuations,
  • checking the availability of emergency equipment specific to the area, and
  • conduct monthly building fire safety housekeeping inspections including fire equipment, access and egress, electrical test and tag and general housekeeping to ensure fire safety of all building occupants.

Each Chief Warden heads a team of wardens which is trained and equipped to assist in building evacuation and other emergency activities.

Chief Warden Incentive Payment

To acknowledge both the importance of the Chief Warden role and the effort required to fulfil the associated responsibilities, Chief Wardens who successfully complete their role are eligible for an annual Chief Warden Incentive Payment. The Chief Warden Incentive Payment Guidelines detail the application of incentive payments.

University Chief Wardens

Toowoomba Chief Wardens


 Chief Warden

A Rieka Hine
B Toni Osmond
Katelynn Hadzi
E David Mason
F (CBRC) Jennifer Rix
G Steve McCullough
H Self-evacuating
J Cassandra Fraser
K2 & K3
Kate Harris
L         Timothy O'Hara
O1  Vacant
O2 Theresa Alderman
O3 Raymond Lammas
O4 Sheree Schott
P6, P9,  Toni Gillis    
P3, P7, P10, P11 Brian Lenske
ASE Precinct  Lauren Huth
Rebecca Klein
R Jenny Young
Residential Colleges Katharine Bigby
S Leah Baldwin
T Vacant
T Annexe Christa Pudmenzky
T2 Annexe Keith Smith
W Michael Nielsen
Y Andrew Yong
Z Brett Richards
Z1 Self-evacuating
Z2 Self-evacuating
Z3  Self-evacuating
Z4 Nathan Blyth


Springfield Chief Wardens

Springfield A
Crystal Murray
Springfield B Rachel Watson


Ipswich Chief Wardens

Ipswich B Se Yen
Ipswich C Vacant
Ipswich D  Vacant
Ipswich H
Jessica Prentice
Ipswich I
Leonie McGuire
Ipswich L Kellie Watson
Ipswich P  Jodie Redenbach
Ipswich V
Jamie Reid


QCWT Chief Wardens