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Airlie Maclachlan

Airlie has been in management leadership roles in the private, public, philanthropic and not-for-profit sectors for over 20 years.

Across her career, Airlie has worked for some well-known Australian organisations including Clayton Utz, Minter Ellison, Outward Bound, the Grains Research and Development Corporation, Kowalski Recruitment, Attwood Marshall Lawyers and Hynes Lawyers. Airlie is a Director on several boards, has an MBA and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Away from work Airlie’s life revolves around her four small children and a few acres of hinterland living. She confesses to being a keen (but horrible) surfer, a much better skier, a lover of red wine and book worm.


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Kelli McDougall

With 15 years HR Consulting experience and a Business Degree (HRM), Kelli has been able to demonstrate bottom-line value to her clients by providing best practice and fit for purpose HR solutions. Dealing predominately with the SME market in rural, regional and metro areas, Kelli and her team strive to make people management as practical and painless as possible. Kelli loves spending her downtime with her daughter, family and friends and is an obsessed fisherwoman.


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Tim Dive
Senior HR Consultant

Tim is an AHRI and IRSQ member, in a career spanning more than 11 years within large resources, mining, and oil and gas operations, as well as consulting to small and medium sized business. Tim has helped hundreds of SMEs with Industrial Relations (IR) matters, compliance and Fair Work Commission representations. Tim has restructured organisations, improved employee and leadership performance, delivered high-volume and senior level recruitment, and developed total HR frameworks that improve commercial performance. Outside of work, Tim is dedicated to raising a young family, surfing and competitive martial arts.

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Elouise Emerick
HR Consultant

Elouise has substantial HR experience in manufacturing and horticulture industries. Elouise has a passion for employee relations and enjoys recruitment. She has a Bachelor of Business in Human Resources Management. Elouise enjoys taking holidays and spending time with her family, friends and furchildren.

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Kimberley Pearce
Intern – Bond University

Kimberley is currently in her penultimate year studying a Bachelor of Business/Commerce at Bond University. Awarded an Elite Vice Chancellor Scholarship in 2016, she continuously strives for excellence in her academic pursuits and her business career. Her passion for her career has already gained her experience as an intern for Events Management Queensland’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon and within Sofitel Gold Coast’s Human Resources Department.

Now, as a part of the Ukoo clan, Kimberley is excited to develop and add commercial skills to her academic portfolio.

Away from her studies, Kimberley enjoys fitness, travel, volunteering and most importantly continuously sharpening her eye in Clay Target Shooting, having represented Australia in the Junior World Cup in Germany in 2015.


Evan Barker
Senior Consultant

Evan brings over 12 years experience working in operations and leadership roles with global retailers such at APG & CO and Hugo Boss. Cementing his career in management, he graduated with an MBA in 2015, where he expanded key fields of interest across corporate strategy, entrepreneurship, brand management & marketing communications.

During his time in premium retail Evan developed strong people management skills, building cohesive high performing teams at a regional level. Combining extensive study across organisational behaviour, leadership and management with his experience, Evan is passionate about empowering a performance culture in our team.

Away from work, Evan is a family man who enjoys an active beach lifestyle. His passions include cooking, reading, design, brewing craft beer and cellaring & drinking wine.


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