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Our training and consulting team

Our team of trainers and consultants bring significant subject matter expertise, practice experience, communication skills and networks to the work of Berry Street.

They continually strive for excellence and are all strongly committed to using their knowledge to drive change for children, young people and families who have experienced disadvantage.

Director of Education at Berry Street Tom Brunzell
DIRECTOR, EDUCATION

Dr Tom Brunzell

PhD, University of Melbourne | Master of Education (School Leadership) | Master of Science (Teaching) | Bachelor of Arts

Lead Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Michele Sampson
VIC STATE LEAD, BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Michele Sampson

Graduate Diploma (Reading Education) | Diploma of Teaching

Senior Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Christina Dawson
SENIOR MANAGER PROGRAM DELIVERY, BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Christina Dawson

Masters Education, Student Wellbeing | Grad Dip Careers Education & Development | Bachelor of Social Work

Senior Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Jack Greig
SENIOR CONSULTANT (VIC), BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Jack Greig

Master of Public Policy | Master of Teaching | Bachelor of Arts

Senior Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Michael Hardie
SENIOR CONSULTANT (QLD), BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Michael Hardie

Master of Public Health (Health Promotion) | Master of Arts (Hons) | Advanced Diploma of the Neuroscience of Leadership | Diploma of Adult Education

Senior Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Grace Langton
SENIOR MANAGER TRAINING & QUALITY, BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Grace Langton

Graduate Diploma of Secondary Education | Bachelor of Youth Studies | Diploma of Community Services (Youth Work) | Diploma of Performing Arts | Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Senior Training of the Berry Street Education Model Joanne Olsen
SENIOR CONSULTANT (VIC), BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Joanne Olsen

Masters of Science (English Education) | Bachelor Arts (English) | Certificate in Positive Education

berry street education model senior consultant annette bulling
SENIOR CONSULTANT (SA), BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Annette Bulling

Master of Education (Curriculum and Administration), Graduate Diploma (Educational Counselling), Bachelor of Education (Drama Specialist), Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Senior Trainer of the Berry Street Education Model Cheree Taylor
SA STATE LEAD, BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Cheree Taylor

Master of Business Administration | Bachelor of Education (Special Education) | Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Youth Studies) | Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Business Manager of the Berry Street Education Model Orville Gardener
SENIOR MANAGER BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, BERRY STREET EDUCATION MODEL

Orville Gardener

Bachelor of Science | Principals and Senior Leaders Qualification (UK)

Berry Street School Deputy Principal Maddie Witter
DEPUTY PRINCIPAL, BERRY STREET SCHOOL

Maddie Witter

Master in Science of Education, Adolescent Education | Bachelors of Arts

Berry Street trainer Anita Pell
TRAINER

Anita Pell

Masters of Social Work | Bachelor of Social Work | Diploma of Business Management | Diploma of Pastoral Care

Berry Street trainer Gail Walton
SENIOR CARER SUPPORT WORKER, OZCHILD

Gail Walton

Diploma of Youth Work | Certificate IV in Training & Assessment

Berry Street Trainer Deb Collard
TRAINER

Deb Collard

Bachelor of Social Work | Post Graduate Diploma in Developmental Psychiatry | Post Graduate in Play Therapy | Certificate IV in Investigations

Professor of Women’s Mental Health Anne Buist
PROFESSOR OF WOMEN’S MENTAL HEALTH, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE, AUSTIN HEALTH

Professor Anne Buist

FRANZCP | Doctor of Medicine | Master of Medicine | Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Executive Director of the Safe and Together Institute David mandel
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE SAFE & TOGETHER™ INSTITUTE

David Mandel

Master of Arts | Licensed Professional Counselor

Professor Campbell Paul
INFANT AND CHILD PSYCHIATRIST CONSULTANT, ROYAL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL AND HONORARY PRINCIPAL FELLOW, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE

Professor Campbell Paul

FRANZCP | Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery| Certificate of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Associate Director of the Safe and Together Institute Heidi Rankin
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF THE SAFE & TOGETHER™ INSTITUTE

Heidi Rankin

Master of Public Administration

Social Worker Jessamy House
CLINICAL PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT, TAKE TWO PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Jessamy House

Bachelor of Social Work (Hons)

Executive Director Statewide Services Annette Jackson
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR STATEWIDE SERVICES, BERRY STREET AND ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, LA TROBE UNIVERSITY

Annette Jackson

Master of Social Work | Bachelor of Social Work | Certificate of Developmental Psychiatry | Creswick Fellow, 2004 | Diploma (Therapeutic Life Story Work) | Child Trauma Fellow, ChildTrauma Academy

Take Two Team Leader Clare Ryan
TEAM LEADER, TAKE TWO CLINICAL PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Clare Ryan

Bachelor of Social Work | Certificate IV in Workplace Assessment and Training | Certified Trainer in NMT | Diploma of Project Management

Take Two Clinical Practice Development Consultant Kathleen Wood
CLINICAL PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT, TAKE TWO PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Kathleen Wood

Bachelor Social Work | Cert IV Health (Nursing) | Cert IV Training & Assessment