Head of Professional Development
ExpertiseEducation, Training & Professional Development, National Security, Counter-terrorism, Protective Security, National Crisis Coordination
Phone(+61 2) 6270-5100
Mike Norris joined ASPI as the Head of ASPI Education in March 2017 after ten years in the Attorney-General’s Department as an Assistant Secretary covering various roles in National Security, Counter Terrorism and Protective Security.
During that time Mike was also seconded to the National Security College as Director of Executive and Professional Development. Prior to joining AGD, Mike was the Director of Counter Terrorism and Domestic Security in Strategic Policy Division in Defence.
Mike also had an extensive military career as an army officer with comprehensive experience in intelligence, security, operations, strategic policy, and training. Mike is a graduate of the Royal Military College, Command & Staff College and Joint Services Staff College. He has a BA (Mil Studies), MA (Defence Studies), and a Grad Dip (Strategic Studies).