The Team



Helena Fern

Entrepreneurship Program Manager

Helena leads the Generator at Monash University and has been part of the team since 2016. Her role is to design the programs, work across the entrepreneurial community at Monash and provide support to startups. She also helps set the direction of the Generator to maximise its impact on young entrepreneurs at Monash. Helena has been working in the university startup space since 2009 both in the UK and Australia. She has a Bachelor in Fine Art and Postgrad in Marketing.


Fiona Lewis

Entrepreneurship Program Coordinator

Fiona manages the core programs of the Generator - Innovation Bootcamp, Validator and Accelerator. She has been part of the very start of entrepreneurship at Monash through the Incubate program in 2015. Her role is to shape out an incredible experience for young entrepreneurs and startups coming through the Generator programs, as well as develop new programs for the Monash community. She is a Monash Alumni with a Bachelor in Biomedical Science and a Masters in Commercialisation.


Lloyd Gordon

Communications & Marketing Manager

Lloyd joined the team in July 2021, his role is to provide high level communication and marketing support related to the core activities of the Generator.

Prior to joining the Generator team, Lloyd spent some time with Monash’s Strategic Marketing and Communications team which broadly encompassed the alignment of a series of customer experience, web and tech based projects.

Lloyd was also responsible for the introduction of the aMigo peer support program at Monash, which centred around a digital experience allowing new students to connect and engage with others across the University to make their transition a more connected and supported experience, which he scaled to a user base of 20,000 individuals.

He brings his expertise in marketing and managing complex projects as well as his passion for technology, experience and digital transformation. Lloyd will be the first point of contact for many people within our community and he looks forward to creating a positive experience for both the Generator team and with our community.


Aimee Grieve

Startup Program Coordinator

Aimee supports the programs at The Generator, shaping the experience of participants and supporting them on their entrepreneurial journeys. She joined the team in August 2022, having previously worked at an education technology startup where she was involved in all aspects of the business from sales and marketing to product development and UX design.

Aimee is also a qualified teacher, having developed and delivered curriculums in a range of school contexts across the UK and Australia. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Social Anthropology and a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.