Rosemary has extensive experience working with individuals, families and community-based service providers, in both non-government organisations, and as the Clinical Manager of the Drug Treatment Unit in New Zealand’s largest men’s prison. She established and managed a consultancy business in 2005, which she successfully maintained until moving to Australia in 2014. Over the last few years, she has been coordinating child-focused family violence responses and service delivery initiatives in the Logan area.
Her expertise includes working directly with clients in a counselling and mentoring role, designing specific interventions, leading organisational change and facilitating workforce development initiatives.
Rosemary holds a Bachelor of Social Science, a Postgraduate Diploma in Maori Health and a Graduate Certificate in Supervision. She has also expanded beyond traditional education and is a Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and a certified Multiple Brain Coach (MBit).
‘For the last two years we have been laying the foundations for the work required’, said the Chair of Every Child CQ, Mick Shearer. ‘Rosemary will take a lead role in progressing the next phase of developing and implementing key actions and engaging extensively with our partners, stakeholders and communities. The Board is very pleased to have someone of Rosemary’s skill and experience employed locally to drive this important initiative.’