Meet the Team

Roundhouse is full of experience & expertise. Meet the team below.

Jason Lyons

Head of Venue & Events

Jason is a UNSW alumni who got his start in Venue & Events with the Roundhouse in 2007. After a 3 year stint producing sport internationally, the gravitational pull of the Roundhouse has lured him back from London. His fave Roundhouse event: 2011 Oktoberfest.

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Andrew Crook

Marketing Executive

One of Australia’s recent Irish imports, Andrew brings five years of experience in conference venue and event marketing to spread the word about the Roundhouse. Andrew gets his kicks out of seeing leads transform into unforgettable event experiences.

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Shelley Valentine

Director, Student Services

As the Director of Student Services, Shelley has been instrumental in facilitating the much needed facility refurbishment and looks forward to using Roundhouse to its fullest potential in 2018. 

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Michael Heslin

Food & Beverage Manager

Heso’s career has taken him around the world from Hayman Island to Manhattan. He's been involved in hospo for 16 years, with the past decade dedicated to Roundhouse. His fave events are the famed Roundhouse Oktoberfests. Prost!

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Lauren Goydych

Events & Activities Coordinator

Lauren has worked in functions and events since 2012 joining Roundhouse in 2016. A lover of live music Lauren can be found at all the coolest gigs on weekends, but confesses that she remains a diehard fan of our epic UNSW session parties. 

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Tegn Bond

Administration Officer

Tegn is the first point of call for bookings. Her organisational prowess is the backbone of Roundhouse venue utilisation. Quiet nights in the beergarden spent with friends, pool and beer are Tegns jam. 

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Mitchell McBurnie

Comms Manager

Mitch started as the Roundhouse Intern in 2015. He cut his teeth organising secret cinemas, massive trivia nights and legendary session parties. Mitch has pivoted into marketing & comms, and now finds himself perfecting pitches for the next big Roundy events.

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Jess Zeltner

Events Manager

With over 10 years experience in the events industry, Jess has worked in all types of settings from red carpets & Vivid Sydney to running events for Marks & Spencer. After traveling to over 38 countries, and a stint in London, we're excited that Jess is settling back into Sydney as part of the Roundhouse crew.

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