Areas of Expertise

Do you represent an organisation that is rich in expertise, passionate about equipping future generations, and eager to impart valuable knowledge and skills? Lia specialises in working with education providers just like yours. Her goal is to help you harness the best of educational research and innovation in order to build capacity, improve engagement, expand reach and achieve your educational objectives.

Learn more about Lia by clicking the button at the top, or select the image links below to explore her areas of passion and expertise.

From the Blog

A collection of thoughts, research, media and resources coming soon.

Lia firmly believes that academic success and student well being
are inextricably connected, and that schools, while vital,
are only one part of the complex web that supports and equips each learner.

If we are to harness the potential of today’s young people,
we need to build a web of passionate organisations
eager to provide transformative educational opportunities.

It is in the strengthening of this web that Lia sees the opportunity
to build thriving learning communities.

You can learn more about Lia, about her areas of expertise & what others have said
or you can contact her with inquiries.



See what previous clients and leaders in the educational world have said about Lia.

I have observed hundreds of teachers teach… I can confidently state that, as a teacher, Lia ranks in the highest echelon… Lia has a heightened commitment to addressing educational disadvantage¬†[and]…¬†is an outstanding educator as a teacher, a communicator, an instigator, a thinker and an innovator. She can plan, develop and deliver innovative curriculum and she has shown that she models best practice to others as well. (read more)

Allan White, Past Principal & Manager, Teach for Australia (ACT)

Great workshop: very informative, practical strategies that we can easily implement. I thought the mixture of instruction and activities was a great way to reinforce skills… I really enjoyed the session – thank you so much for running it!

workshop participant, UNSW

I invited Lia to speak… about her involvement in ‘Wellspring’…. Lia came well prepared, delivering sensitive and emotional material in an engaging and powerful way. The students found the session of great interest… It is an inspiring story of hope and one that needs to be heard. (read more)

Julie Smith, Notre Dame University

Lia made the workshop interactive and engaging. She covered a good variety of teaching and delivery techniques…which were really insightful… A wonderful workshop. (read more)

Jessie Zhang, UNSW UN Society