Irene has 20 years human resources consulting experience in career strategy and transition as coach and facilitator, working with all levels of staff from CEO to operations. Irene is a former senior consultant at Right Management.

Irene has a Diploma in Human Resources (Monash University), is a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute and the Australian Counselling Association. She has completed the Director’s Governance Course for the Not-for-Profit sector through the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Irene is Vice Chairman of a not-for-profit organisation which works with people with intellectual disabilities, where she managed an organisational restructure with a focus on strategic planning and coaching senior management.