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position: General Committee Member
name: Rod Brown
description: Rod is a Mechanical Engineer, who also has a MBA in Maritime Management and qualifications in Marine Survey and Test and Evaluation. He is a former Oberon and Collins Class Submarine Marine Engineering Officer and positions in the RAN included Principal Naval Representative WA, Platform Trials in the CCSM build program as well as an exchange posting to Canada supporting the Victoria Class submarines. Rod started his Naval career on a RFA Tanker Westralia and his last posting was the Engineer Officer of HMAS Sirius a Hyundai built commercial converted tanker. Rod is now the Chief Engineer Collins Class Submarines for ASC and joined the SAI Committee in 2017. He is also active in the Subs in Schools program in WA.

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