Friends and colleagues


Ann Leske

Ann is a foundation skills expert extrordinaire, and a trusted mentor to me

Ann Leske is a foundation skills teacher who has generously shared her foundation skills expertise with me.  Between 2013 and 2018 Ann and I ran a joint venture called LLN and VET Meeting Place.  Ann remains a valued mentor and friend who continues to help me ensure information and strategies I offer in presentations I deliver and workshops I facilitate are useful and current.


Ruth Walker

Ruth and I work together on L&D projects that demand both high quality and compliance – or sometimes we just seek each other’s advice!

Ruth has eighteen years experience in VET as a trainer, compliance officer, consultant, researcher and auditor.

She is passionate about improving the quality of vocational education. She has numerous research papers published and regularly presents at VET conferences and workshops.

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Allison Miller

Allison, Ann Leske and I have worked together on digital learning and foundation skills projects

Allison has been involved in education and training for almost 20 years, as change manager, eLearning leader and innovator. More recently she has been helping small businesses work smarter in a digital economy.

Visit Allison’s website.