Margaret has more than 20 years’ experience and brings substantial executive education expertise to her leadership programs. She has worked as a management consultant and facilitator with complex organisations, including:

  • Origin Energy
  • Melbourne Water
  • Macquarie Bank
  • Air Services Australia
  • The Attorney-General’s Department
  • Defence Housing Authority
  • Sanofi-Synthelabo
  • Tyco Services
  • Kimberly-Clark and
  • Hilton International Hotels

She is one of the few facilitators in Australia trained to deliver programs designed by the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®).

Margaret has worked with emerging leaders through the education sector more than 30 years. She joined MBS-Mt Eliza 20 years ago, designing the curriculum for the highly successful Frontline Program, which focused on integrating practical management ideas into the workplace through work-based action plan assignments.

Previously, Margaret served as the faculty head of languages in an independent secondary college. Managing and leading a large group of professionals in this demanding and accountable environment, she gained significant first-hand experience in the daily challenges and complexities faced by leaders.

Margaret has delivered programs throughout Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Europe and the USA for many well-known complex organisations, including Origin Energy, Melbourne Water, Aviva Financial Services, Macquarie Bank, Air Services Australia, the Attorneys General Department, Defence Housing Authority, Sanofi-Synthelabo, Tyco Services, Kimberly-Clark, Australia Post, Holden, Hilton International Hotels and local government authorities.


  • Master of Education, Monash University
  • Graduate Diploma of Education, Monash University
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Monash University


  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Transitioning into leadership
  • Managing upwards
  • Managing conflict
  • Coaching and mentoring