Ben Piggott

Ben Piggott

Secretary

Ben is a naval officer (submariner) working in Submarine Operations at Headquarters - Joint Operations Command. He completed a bachelor's degree in chemistry, and is currently in his final year of a part-time Masters of Space Operations at UNSW Canberra. Ben has leadership and management experience on military operations as well as on the committee of the Institute for Regional Security, and attended the 2017 Space Generation Congress in Adelaide; as a result, he brings significant organisational experience to his role as secretary of the ACT committee.
The secretary must ensures effective communication across and outside the team, facilitate and accurately record productive meetings, and act on behalf of the chair in organising the fine detail of the committee’s work - a role to which Ben is well suited.