Australian High Commission
Republic of Nauru

Australia's High Commissioner

Australia's High Commissioner, Angela Tierney

High Commissioner to Nauru

Ms Angela Tierney

Ms Tierney is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and was most recently Deputy Head of Mission, Australian High Commission, Abuja. In Canberra, she has held positions including Assistant Director, Strategic and Defence Policy Section and Assistant Director, Consular Policy and Crisis Management Section. Her service overseas has included appointments as Deputy Head of Mission, Australian Embassy, Buenos Aires and Chargé d'Affaires, Australian Embassy, Kabul, as well as roles in the Pacific with RAMSI and the Bougainville Peace Monitoring Group.

Ms Tierney holds a Master of Business Administration from Deakin University, a Master of International Law from the University of New South Wales, a Bachelor of Law from the Australian National University and a Graduate Diploma in Foreign Affairs and Trade from Monash University.