Anna is an exceptional facilitator and learning and development professional with more than 25 years of experience. Her strength as a facilitator for PowerSpeaking lies in her ability to apply extensive knowledge of positive psychology and emotional intelligence to the art and science of public speaking and presenting.
Anna’s experience includes:
- Holding leadership roles in Learning & Development in corporations such as Cisco Systems and Optus Communications.
- Designing, delivering, and continually improving training programs for corporate clients across a range of industries including: media, finance and banking, pharmaceutical, professional services, advertising, health care, and government.
- Working in diverse training situations, such as: individual coaching, driving cultural change, sales development, team development, and building leadership capability. Delivery modes have varied from traditional short sessions to multi-day residential courses; webinars and virtual classrooms; keynote conference presentations; facilitation for multi-discipline, joint-venture tender bids; and coaching individuals for performance improvement and behavioural change.
- Working with individuals and groups across organizations to design and deliver pragmatic initiatives that ensure people maximize their potential and teams flourish.
Anna believes that the only sustainable business advantage is gained through highly competent people and exceptional leadership. She makes talent development a key focus of her work.
Anna holds a Degree in Change Management from the Australian Graduate School of Management, a B.A. in Criminology and History, and a Diploma in Positive Psychology and Wellbeing.