As one of Australia's leading experts in neuroleadership and brain-based coaching and training, Michelle inspires audiences to change their thinking, increase their impact and become a leader others want to follow by REWIRING the way they think, behave, and lead!
Michelle creates Leading Humans who are masterful at leading humans! She works with organisations to create massive energy shifts throughout all levels of the organisation, and educates leaders on how to self-lead and lead others in a way that frees up time and lifts productivity.
Michelle is a leadership and communications expert in the neuroscience of Human motivation, Powerful conversation, and Self-leadership. She is an expert in Neuroleadership, a cutting-edge field of study that takes the latest in social cognitive neuroscience and applies it in a practical way to the art of leadership.
Michelle is all about making leadership EASIER! She believes that if we can understand how the human brain really works – how humans tick – then we have the tools to effectively diagnose and deal with just about any people challenges that present themselves. Michelle is passionate about bringing back the Art and Power of Conversation…“if you can fix the conversations, then you have the tools to fix anything”. Michelle’s clients describe her as… passionate, practical, and professional…and her programs as ‘transformational’!
Now an international speaker and sought-after consultant, Michelle has held senior corporate HR Roles at PriceWaterhoseCoopers and Suncorp, and studied under, and then worked for Dr David Rock, the founder of the US-based Neuroleadership Institute. She is an ICF PCC Qualified Coach, a Certified Conversational Intelligence Coach, a Distinction qualified Mind Gym Coach, a Fellow of the Institute of Managers and Leaders, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in education, Diploma in Teaching, and a Certificate of Neuroleadership. She is accredited in Extended DISC and PRISM Brain Mapping.
Nominated for Telstra Business Woman of the Year in 2014 and 2015, in 2017 Michelle was named as one of Australia’s Top 50 small business leaders by Inside Small Business Magazine, and is a finalist in the 2017 AIM Leadership Awards.