Associates

Susan Bates

Susan Bates

Susan is a Registered Organisational Psychologist with 20 years’ experience enhancing individual, team and organisational performance and effectiveness. She has worked internationally leading significant change and applying psychometric assessment in recruitment, retention and development strategies across multiple industries. Susan designs bespoke executive development programs for CEOs and their teams to maximum performance, inform development plans and contribute to succession planning. She brings a breadth of experience and is highly accredited in the application of contemporary leadership and cultural change models and tools.
Julie Cooper

Julie Cooper

Julie is a commercially oriented leader and skilled consultant. Her first-hand experience across a wide range of sectors (e.g. defence, technology, oil & gas, health, finance and retail) and markets (e.g. Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, PNG, and in the Middle East) gives her a unique global problem-solving perspective. Julie builds long-term, trust-based, relationships and views her clients as partners. She combines fact-based analysis with a practical, execution-oriented, approach. She believes in driving performance through people and culture, and relishes complex challenges.
Allison Dawe

Allison Dawe

Allison has significant experience in the implementation and data analysis of Board and CEO Performance evaluation surveys, minute taking, administration and board support. She has 7 years’ experience as Education Executive, Australian Institute of Company Directors SA/NT, responsible for the implementation of education programs including the Company Directors Course. Prior senior roles include Marketing Manager, EY South Australia and Membership Manager, Adelaide Convention Bureau. She has a Bachelor of Management (Marketing) and Advanced Diploma of Tourism.

Marlene Elliott

Marlene Elliott

GAICD

Marlene is a subject matter expert in client insights, conducting interviews, analysis and translation of client feedback to increase client retention, identify revenue opportunities, drive profitable growth and enable orgnisational change. She has 15 years’ experience in professional services, previously KPMG National Director, Client & Market Insights. Marlene is an experienced board member, currently Non-Executive Director of Commonwealth Games Australia and Netball Victoria, also Advisory Board Member of Dovetail Social Enterprise.

Pat Williams

Pat Williams

Pat is a highly accomplished HR professional with 30 years’ experience in all facets of human resource management, including specialised recruitment expertise, performance management intervention, formulation of policies and procedures, conducting remuneration reviews and implementing change management initiatives.