Kathy is recognised as a leader in the field of coaching, both as a practising coach and as an educator. She has diverse national and international experience and an exceptional ability to fully engage people with powerful and applicable messages. Studies and practical experience over 25 years has given her a depth of understanding of how to best develop human potential.

Kathy’s methods and techniques are based on NLP, positive psychology, and brain dominance and designed to support people to realise their own potential.



  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – Melbourne University and Victoria University
  • Certificate IV in Business and Personal Coaching – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Diploma of Leadership, Coaching and Mentoring – FIRE UP Coaching®
  • Masters in Professional Vocational Education and Training – Deakin University
  • The Art and Science of Coaching – Erickson International
  • Successful Small Business Management – RMIT
  • Organisational Management – Swinburne University
  • Graduate Nurse Program – Prince Henry’s Hospital
  • Registered Nurse Training – Mercy Private Hospital


  • Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI) – Certified Trainer
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) – International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Neethling Brain Instrument (NBI) – Certified Trainer
  • Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming – Erickson International
  • Neuro Linguistics Master Practitioner Train the Trainer – Erickson International

 Selection of organisations worked with

  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
  • Queensland Health
  • Health Workforce Australia
  • Newcrest Mining
  • Ambulance Victoria
  • Australia Post
  • ANZ

Areas of expertise

Kathy has the capacity to engage participants, no matter what their mindset prior to stepping into a program. She has worked extensively with a diverse range of audiences, sharing her expertise in the areas of:

  • Health and Emergency Services
  • Executive Coaching
  • Business Coaching
  • Life Coaching