Kay Giles


Kay Giles is the Chief Executive of Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (CPIT). Previously, she was Institute Director at SkillsTech Australia, the trades and technician institute in the Brisbane metropolitan area. Also in Australia, she has held management and directorship positions at the Department of Employment and Training; the Open Learning Institute; the Wide Bay Institute of TAFE and Wide Bay/Sunshine Coast Region TAFE; Training and Employment Queensland (TAFETEQ). Kay holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) and a Master of Social Planning and Development from the University of Queensland.