GM Sageco. Director HREXL.
BSc (Hons), MAHRI, Retirement Success Coach, President of the NSW EEO Practitioners’ Association. Alison has directed a number of industry first career and ageing workforce projects, including Sydney 2000 Olympic Games career transition. Alison is a passionate and insightful ageing workforce specialist, conference chair, presenter, awards judge, and Ambassador for Good Beginnings Children’s Charity. Alison was a founding director of Sageco and has recently been appointed as a director to the HREXL board.
Coach. Facilitator. Corporate Champions Consultant.
MA App Sc Soc Ec (Org Devt) After a 20 year career with the Australian Public Service (APS) Cath has spent the last 15 years in business consulting. Cath is an APEC accredited business mentor, member of the International Coach Federation, a board member of the Institute of Management Consultants and a fully qualified baby boomer. She is a fearless Envisage facilitator, a sought after coach, an active volunteer for many causes and a proud citizen of the Port Adelaide region.
Coach. Transition consultant.
Dip HRM Jeff’s career has taken him from sales and line management to senior executive Human Resources positions with national responsibilities. Jeff’s key areas of experience are design, delivery and facilitation of training programs, mediation, injury management and return to work and generalist HR work, but the work that ‘stops the clock’ for him, is coaching. His work with hundreds of people who have reached either a crossroad in their career or were displaced through organizational change, injury or illness is held in high regard. In his spare time Jeff enjoys most sports, working in his garden and sharing the produce. He satisfies his curiosity by continuously reading and learning, but the highlight is the delight his ‘impossibly cute’ grandchildren bring to his life.
Coach. Facilitator. Corporate Champions Consultant.
B Ec., Diploma of Coaching, Associate Certified Coach (ICF). Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt & ECi (EQ) coach, accredited facilitator of Crucial Conversations. After 20 years in the corporate world, Angela has worked for the past eight years as a consultant, coach and facilitator in change management, leadership development and business process improvement. She has almost 30 years of experience across a broad range of industries including financial services, government, mining, IT consulting and transport. Angela has created a lifestyle that allows for plenty of time to meditate, read, paint and be a devoted aunty to her six nieces and nephews.
Coach and Facilitator
Michael brings a wealth of experience in diverse industries to his facilitation of Sageco’s Envisage and Exchange programs. Michael is passionate about coaching and has trained with international authorities such as Peter Senge, Martin Seligman and the Results Coaching System. He is a member of the International Coach Federation and the Change Management Institute and embodies our philosophy of lifelong learning. You might also find him kayaking or in a yoga class.
Coach. Corporate Champions Consultant.
MBC. BA & Dip. Ed. (Psych) Rosinski - Cross-cultural Coaching. AccreditedLSI 360 degree HS. Certified NLP practitioner. VIA Institute – strengths coaching & iWam accredited. Di has over twenty years business experience in the UK and Australia with global organisations, Executive Search and mentoring. She is dedicated to working with organisations and individuals who want to become their possibility. As a one - time Sales and Marketing professional, she understands the 'heat of the battle'. Di loves travel, pilates and her Kindle!
Kaye Avery is an experienced career coach and facilitator with significant experience in group workshop and seminar delivery. She has developed a reputation for her client-centric, outcome- focused coaching and inspiring seminars. In 2010 Kaye completed a Masters in Career Development research project related to the aging workforce and late-career transitions and in so doing has developed specialist expertise in this area. She is a regular contributor to the NZ Herald and has run seminars on the topic for some of New Zealand’s largest organisations.
Kaye is a Master NLP Practitioner, has a Graduate Diploma in Career Development and is on the National Executive of the Career Practitioners Association of New Zealand (CDANZ) and a member of HRINZ.
Facilitator (New Zealand)
MBA (Exec). Patsy has 30+ years of global experience in the travel and airline industry. Her key areas of expertise are change management, mediation, conflict resolution and large group facilitation. Patsy is passionate about helping individuals recognise and realise their full potential. Her reputation is built on her ability to connect and communicate across diverse groups.
She loves to travel; the Suez Canal and Antarctica are next on her bucket list. At home she immerses herself in a range of hobbies including creating bright patchwork quilts aided by her two Birman cats who regularly test them for snuggle-ability.
Facilitator. HREXL Communication & Marketing Manager.
MA, B Ed, ABC. Catriona has 20+ years experience in education and communication management and is lead practitioner for Exchange, Sageco’s knowledge sharing solution. A career highlight was managing Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Workforce Communications. Catriona is an International Association of Business Communicators examiner and frequent conference presenter. Catriona was a founding director of Sageco and is passionate about children’s music education and conversations that matter.
Corporate Champions .Web Projects Manager.
MBA (IT Management). Danny manages Sageco’s Corporate Champions program. Danny’s technology skills come to the fore in managing Sageco’s online programs, using technology to share knowledge and research projects. He has over 20 years management experience working in operational environments within the Banking, Finance and IT outsourcing industries. He has also worked as a Business Continuity Planning and IT Management Consultant. Danny balances his online portfolio with his role as soccer coach.
Judy is a graduate from the University of Life and brings experience in sales, IT and recruitment to her role as facilitator of Sageco’s Envisage program. Following a successful career working across several industries around the world, Judy retired and then bounced back into the workforce. She now engages her audience with colourful stories and anecdotes and in her spare time can be found zipping around the Harbour with Sailability.
Melanie is a Sageco veteran and uses her business administration prowess to keep the commercial engine room ticking. Having worked in the recruitment and airline industries, Melanie has a talent for finding the most efficient, cost effective way to do anything – and always with a bit of pizazz. She loves her family and her iPad 2. You won’t find Mel in the office on Melbourne Cup Day; she is a dedicated race goer and loves to frock up for a flutter.
M Ed, B Ed. Robin’s broad work experience in education, editing, career transition, training and consulting provide a firm basis for her executive coaching and Envisage Career Connections programs. Robin is passionate about helping people communicate more effectively and enjoys gourmet cooking, the opera and art house movies amongst many other things!
Coach. Corporate Champions Consultant.
BSc in Business Administration, Dip. Performance Coaching. Sarah has 15+ years experience in the corporate consultancy world including a career at British Telecom and a Client Director role with a London based business psychology firm. Sarah is passionate about the application of positive psychology at an individual and organisational level, and the impact it has on people's health, happiness and wellbeing. Her coaching expertise shines through with the Envisage career program. Sarah is also a sandcastle construction expert aided by her twin boys.
Coach. Transition consultant. Corporate Champions Consultant.
BA, Grad. Dip. Couns. Having worked in a variety of roles in the bush, in cities and overseas, Fiona has been specialising in career transition since 2001. Working with one of the largest global Hr consultancies, Fiona’s experience takes in the full transition gamut: from career change, job loss, returning to work after parental leave or secondment, promotions and retirement in either one-to-one coaching or group settings. Outside of work Fiona is a volunteer counsellor, loves stitching projects, is a keen photographer and is rediscovering yoga and meditation. The next big trips will be to Morocco and Japan to see beautiful textiles and beautiful landscapes.
Facilitator. Corporate Champions consultant.
BA, Grad Dip App Psych, MAPS. Paula is a registered Psychologist and has an impressive 18 year career in various HR consultant and HR Director roles, predominately within the financial and professional services sectors. In recent years, Paula established her niche consultancy ‘Know The Game’ which harnesses her extensive sporting and business knowledge. Paula is VP of NEEOPA and a non-executive director of The Rugby Club in Sydney. Paula is a keen sportsperson and has trekked and sailed through some amazing parts of our planet.