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Airlie Maclachlan

Airlie has led teams in private, public, philanthropic and not-for-profit sectors for over 20 years. Airlie has worked for leading 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 of consulting experience Kelli has been able to demonstrate bottom-line value to her clients by providing best practice and fit for purpose HR solutions.

Qualified in workplace investigations and DISC facilitation, Kelli strives to make people management as practical and painless as possible. Kelli provides strategic HR advice to Boards and Executive leadership teams to ensure organisational strategy is delivered by the right people and the right time.

Kelli loves spending her downtime with her daughter, family and friends and is an obsessed fisherwoman.


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Elouise Emerick
HR Consultant

Elouise brings expertise from manufacturing, engineering and horticulture industries, has a passion for people management and enjoys the diversity in consulting.
From growing up in a family business, she understands the challenges businesses face and has a passion for driving improvements in SMEs. Elouise has delivered compliance to mitigate risks and HR strategy to drive performance. She has led small teams and manages the HR function within some of our client’s businesses.
Elouise supports clients to focus on continuous improvement and challenging their teams to achieve success. Beyond work, Elouise enjoys planning adventurous holidays and spending time with her family.

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Qualified in Law and HR, Zhara brings expertise from retail, legal, manufacturing and engineering businesses, focusing on IR, interpreting legislative and industrial agreements, and overcoming potential areas of risk. Zhara supports clients with business improvement initiatives, recruitment, organisational design, training and compliance.

Outside of work, Zhara enjoys spending time outdoors with her fiancé and the bundle of energy that is her Staffy, exploring the beautiful scenery the east coast has to offer and travelling – slowly checking off the bucket list the wonders of the world.

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Zhara Nash
HR Consultant


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