Dr Audrey Aumua

Dr Audrey Aumua


Deputy Director General, Pacific Community


Dr Audrey Aumua has led the SPC Suva office as Deputy Director General since March 2016.

She has been responsible for the executive leadership and management of all SPC Suva Operations including over 400 staff and technical divisions whose primary focus is on Small Islands and Developing states sustainable development challenges.

SPC is the principle scientific and technical organisation in the Pacific region. It is an international development organisation governed by the 26 country and territory members. Prior, she served as the WHO Country Representative, Solomon Islands United Nations office. Islands.

Previously she held positions with the University of Queensland and Curtin University, Western Australia.  She holds a PhD in Public Policy from Curtin University in Perth Western Australia as well as a Master’s in Public Policy from Massey University, New Zealand.