Meet our team of passionate volunteers

Operations Team

Arun Sharma

Co-President, Lecturer & Public Speaking/Debating Coach


ATAR: 99.90 

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


VCE English 2014 | Raw 50

Recipient of DAV Swannie Award 2014, 2015

Krisha Changrani

Co-President,  Lecturer


ATAR: 99.20

University of Melbourne


VCE Biology 2014 | 44

Gil-Gyu Han

Head of Operations


University of Melbourne

Winoll Dias

Marketing


University of Melbourne

Sanya Wadhwa

Marketing


University of Melbourne

Sachi Nawani

Marketing 


University of Melbourne

Lecturers & Coaches

Warren Zhou

ATAR: 99.80

University of Melbourne 


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS) 2014| Raw 48


Head of VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS), Public Speaking and Debating Coach

Georgina Frazer

ATAR: 99.95 

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


Debating Captain 2014 - Lauriston Girls' School 


Public Speaking and Debating Coach

Anushka Sharma

ATAR: 99.80 

University of Melbourne


VCE Biology, Chemistry, Further Mathematics 2014 | Raw 50


VCE Further Mathematics Lecturer

Matthew Sun

ATAR: 99.95 

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


VCE English, Chemistry 2014 | Raw 50 

VCE Physics | Raw 48


VCE Physics Lecturer

Victor Zhu

ATAR: 99.95 

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS) 2013 | Raw 50

VCE Specialist Mathematics 2014 | Raw 50, Premier's Award 


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS), Specialist Mathematics and Chemsitry Lecturer

Dinuk Liyange

ATAR: 99.95

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


VCE Further Mathematics 2014 | Raw 49


VCE Further Mathematics Lecturer

Alisha Costabile

ATAR: 99.00

University of Melbourne


VCE Biology 2014 | Raw 50, Premier's Award


Head of Biology, VCE Biology Lecturer

Isobel Beasley

ATAR: 98.70

University of Melbourne


VCE Biology 2016 | Raw 49

VCE Psychology 2016 | Raw 46


Debating Captain 2016 - Viewbank College


VCE Biology Lecturer, Public Speaking and Debating Coach 

Christine Jun

ATAR: 99.75

University of Melbourne


VCE English 2014 | Raw 50


VCE English Lecturer

Divya Khushalani

University of Melbourne 


VCE Health and Human Development | Raw 48


VCE Health and Human Development Lecturer



Kanila Perera

ATAR: 99.80 

Monash University 


VCE Chemistry | Raw 44


VCE Chemistry Lecturer

Joseph Ibrahim

Monash University 


VCE Further Mathematics 2015 | Raw 50


VCE Further Mathematics Lecturer

Kevin Wu

University of Melbourne


Head of VCE English and Literature

Henry Ja

Monash University 


VCE Chemistry Lecturer

Melanie Abdeen

University of Melbourne


Public Speaking Coach 

Lily Gao

University of Melbourne


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS) Resource Development 

Serena Yung

University of Melbourne


VCE Chemistry Lecturer

Andrew Tan

ATAR: 99.05

University of Melbourne


VCE English Lecturer

Nyrobi Flory

Deakin University 


Public Speaking and Debating Coach 

Rathuka Vasanthan

University of Melbourne


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS) Lecturer

Mady Attwood

ATAR: 99.80

Australian National University 


VCE English 2014 | Raw 50, Premier's Award


VCE English Lecturer

Rhea Choudhary

University of Melbourne


VCE English 2016 | Raw 46


VCE English Lecturer 

Alex Williams

University of Melbourne


Debating Captain 2015 - Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School


Public Speaking and Debating Coach

Lydia McClelland

University of Melbourne


VCE English Resource Development

Benjamin Chan

University of Melbourne


Public Speaking and Debating Coach

Alex Liu

ATAR: 99.35

University of Melbourne 


VCE Literature 2015 | Raw 50

VCE English 2015 | Raw 46


 VCE English and Literature Lecturer


Emma Missen

ATAR: 99.85

University of Melbourne 


VCE English Lecturer

Kalani Dee

University of Melbourne 


VCE English Lecturer, Public Speaking and Debating Coach 

Elliot Seidel

Victorian College of Arts


VCE Studio Arts Lecturer, Public Speaking and Debating Coach 

Deeksha Rao

University of Melbourne


VCE Psychology Lecturer

Ben Wilson

Teacher at St Bedes College


VCE Mathematical Methods (CAS) Lecturer

Emily Sun

ATAR: 99.95

Chancellor's Scholar, University of Melbourne


VCE Biology Lecturer

Why join ASHA Lectures as a volunteer lecturer or SPEAK UP coach?

It takes both time and commitment to volunteer as a lecturer or public speaking and debating coach at ASHA Lectures, but we believe we have the perfect environment for you to develop your skills amongst like-minded and passionate individuals. 


ASHA Lectures' close relationship with The ASHA Charity means that there are endless opportunities for you to understand more about the issues facing disadvantaged communities in the subcontinent, as well as to meet people with similar interests and passion for change.


Grow and learn while making friends to last a life-time! 


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Now Recruiting

Schools Liaison Officer

We are looking for someone to help us promote and advertise the work of ASHA Lectures to schools, with the intention of developing a partnership; assist in the organisation of lectures to be conducted at these schools, and develop platforms and methods to promote the work of ASHA Lectures to schools. 

VCE Physics Lecturer

VCE Biology Lecturer

VCE Psychology Lecturer

VCE Specialist Mathematics Lecturer

VCE Health and Human Development Lecturer