Senior Facilitator and Executive Coach
Jo has partnered many organisations over the last sixteen years as a Facilitator, Coach, Designer and Mentor. She has worked extensively across the financial services sector, infrastructure, consumer electronics, education and training, medicine and the law, insurance, publishing and government agencies.
Major clients include IBM, KPMG, Macquarie Bank, Westpac, HSBC, Avant Insurance Ltd, Sydney Children’s Hospitals, BlackBerry, Canon, Railcorp, Roads & Maritime Services, Transgrid, Vodafone Australia and New Zealand and Comminsure and NSW Health.
Jo combines her business experience and coaching with the concepts and application of positive psychology, transformational learning and authentic workplace practices. These practises support organisations to achieve outstanding business results through transforming individuals, teams and organisational culture by harnessing the unrealised potential and value of the people in the business. Her specialty areas include leadership for high potential people, coaching, high performance teams, meaning and purpose, crafting conversations that matter, strategy implementation, employee engagement, career satisfaction and creating constructive cultures.
As well as design and delivery of leadership programs, Jo is committed to the development of women in leadership. She also designed and facilitated the development of internal coaches for several organisations that wished to develop their internal coaching capabilities to enhance employee growth, engagement and customer focus across the business. This included the supervision of internal coaches and mentors.
Jo holds a Master of Education where she graduated with the Dean’s Medal for her research and application of Authentic Leadership practises, a Master of Applied Science with a major in Critical Perspectives of Psychological Practice and a Graduate Diploma of Psychotherapy. She has over 4000 hours of individual and group coaching experience, over 2000 hours of leadership facilitation and is a Lifetime accredited Lifestyles Inventory (LSI) facilitator.