Spokesperson for TCA
Linda Simon has been a school teacher, TAFE teacher and now teaches at the University of Technology Sydney in the school of Adult Education. For most of her working life she has been an active union member holding positions such as Secretary of the TAFE Teachers Association for over 15 years, and Federal TAFE President with the Australian Education Union for six years.
She has been a member of a number of Boards and committees, representing the views of teachers and educators, including the Board of Vocational Education and Training (BVET) in NSW, the Board of the National Centre for Vocational Education Research, the Central Coast Campuses Board and IBSA's Education Sector Advisory committee. Currently Linda is the National Convenor for Women in Adult and Vocational Education (WAVE), an Executive member of the Australian Vocational Education and Training Research Association (AVETRA) and a founding member of the TAFE Community Alliance.