Board of Directors

Dayle Stevens

Chair of the Board

Specialty: Engineering Leadership
Why Robogals: I’m passionate about making a difference in gender equality in STEM & so is Robogals, a perfect match!

Janelle Dixon

Chief Executive Officer

Mark Parncutt


Why Robogals: So girls can see
engineering as a potential career path,
and enjoy it as much as I do!

Fiona Borrelli

Specialty: Legal
Why Robogals: Because everyone should be equally empowered and STEM is the future.

Jamie Evans

Specialty: Academia
Why Robogals: Marita Cheng — what else do you need??

Lizzie Brown

Specialty: Not-for-profit Leadership
Why Robogals: Because we need women to help engineer a positive future.

Ash Peplow Ball

Specialty: Social Policy
Why Robogals: To encourage young girls to be involved in designing the future of our communities. 

Ellen Connor

Specialty: Finance
Why Robogals: To help girls see STEM  as a real career choice

Madeleine McManus OAM

Specialty: Industry Relationships

Advisor to the board

Marita Cheng


Specialty: Entrepreneurship
Why Robogals: Working with cool
people to make a difference.

Board committees


The Strategy Committee leads and supports the processes that continuously develop the Robogals strategy. 

  • Mark Parncutt (Chair)
  • Lizzie Brown
  • Madeleine McManus OAM
  • Jamie Evans
  • Morgan Marshall
  • Jackie Bettencourt


The Education Committee is responsible for the guidance and support of the development of education aspects in the Robogals strategy. The committee provides advice on the quality of Robogals’ workshops and curriculum. 

  • Emma Love (Chair)
  • Jamie Evans
  • Jade Moffat
  • Olivia Wardlaw
  • Sarah Fletcher
  • Morgan Marshall


The Partnerships Committee supports the development and delivery of Robogals’ partnership strategy in collaboration with our stakeholders. The committee further identifies and pursues opportunities for funding with Robogals.  
  • Madeleine McManus OAM (Chair)
  • Ellen Connor
  • Ash Peplow Ball
  • Dr Collette Burke
  • Dr Peter Rogers
  • Lauren Streifer
  • Morgan Marshall

Finance & Governance

The Finance and Governance Committee oversees financial reports and audits, manages risk and compliance issues as well as the maintenance of policies to support Robogals. 
  • Fiona Borelli (Chair)
  • Mark Parncutt
  • Ellen Connor
  • Richard  Tan (company secretary)
  • Tina Cheng (CFO)
  • Morgan Marshall

People & Culture

The People and Cultures Committee assists the Board and Robogals by oversight and reviewing key human resource management, culture systems and practices for Robogals global.  
  • Katie Rizk (Chair)
  • Dayle Stevens 
  • Ebony Galizi 
  • Morgan Marshall
  • Maria Zambrano 
  • Sam Cheah
  • Kate Lehane (advisor)