At Carole Cooper Consulting, we are dedicated to placing people at the centre of business transformation.

Carole Cooper Consulting was founded in 2020 by Carole Cooper. 

Carole Cooper Consulting is proudly Brisbane-based, also operating in Melbourne, Sydney and surrounding areas.

We firmly believe your workforce is your greatest asset, and we’ll deliver exceptional expertise to help you unlock its full potential.

Whether you’re a for-profit or not-for-profit organisation, we recognise the collective strength of your team. Our focus on learning and growth will allow you to release the transformative power of a vibrant, inclusive and collaborative culture. Together, we’ll facilitate sustainable growth, ensuring your business not only survives, but thrives and prospers.

Our Values

We believe in the power of questioning, exploring, and continuous learning. Our commitment to curiosity drives us to seek new possibilities, stay ahead of trends, and foster a culture of growth.

We encourage boldness in decision-making, innovation, and embracing challenges head-on. In the face of adversity, we stand resolute in the belief that the ethical path is always the right path, no matter how challenging.

We encourage and celebrate the imaginative spirit within our team, embracing unique perspectives to generate solutions that transcend expectations. Originality, adaptability, and forward-thinking are the core of our success.

We foster an environment where ideas flow seamlessly, diverse talents unite, and success is shared. Our teamwork, open communication and mutual support amplify our collective strength to deliver exceptional results as a unified team.

We are catalysts for positive transformation. Embracing change as an opportunity, we proactively initiate and adapt, leading by example to inspire positive cultural shifts within our organisation, our clients, and our community.

Our Founder

Carole Cooper


Carole Cooper is a seasoned global executive and entrepreneur. Prior to founding Carole Cooper Consulting in 2020, she oversaw 22,000 employees as Chief People Officer of a listed multinational corporation running 2,800 businesses in 24 countries. As Executive GM, she headed up regional operations exceeding $1.4 billion in revenue. And in North America, she managed emerging leisure businesses with a combined revenue of $500 million. Her experience spans multiple industries, including leisure and travel, healthcare, community services, manufacturing and professional services.

The Way We Work with Organisations

Not-For-Profit Organisations
Unlock the full potential of your not-for-profit organisation with our specialised People and Culture services. Carole Cooper Consulting’s tailored solutions will enhance your team's efficiency, foster a positive workplace culture, and streamline processes. From strategic workforce planning to volunteer engagement strategies and crisis management, we understand the unique challenges not-for-profits face. Let us partner with you to build a resilient and empowered team, so you can focus on achieving your mission and making a lasting impact.
For-Profit Organisations
Propel your business forward with Carole Cooper Consulting’s comprehensive People and Culture services designed for profit-driven organisations. We are dedicated to helping you build and retain a high-performing, diversely talented team. A team that truly represents the essence of your organisation, aligning seamlessly with your business objectives. By partnering with us, you'll gain a competitive edge, enhance employee satisfaction, and drive sustainable growth.

Our Team


Karen Morris

Leadership Facilitator


Mary-Anne Flanagan

Scale-Up Coach and Growth Consultant


Dylan Van der Westhuizen

Office Manager


Michelle Geyer

Marketing Coordinator

Trusted Collaborators


Kylie Paatsch

Leadership Coach


Melissa Riedy

Change Management Expert


Shannon Roberts Gibbs

Organisational Psychologist