Lynette Colthorpe

Lynette is a highly experienced trainer with a passion for developing effective communication skills in organisations. Her work in the education, not-for profit and corporate sectors has helped to improve communication strategies and processes. Lynette is especially experienced in policy, procedural and curriculum content.

Before joining the Foundation, Lynette worked extensively in the education sector, including developing and delivering adult training. She held a number of management and leadership roles, with an emphasis on staff development and professional learning.

For many years, Lynette mentored and coached teachers. She was recognised for advancing the education profession when she received a World Teachers’ Recognition Award from the Teachers’ Guild of NSW.

Professional qualifications

  • Master of Education (University of New South Wales)
  • Diploma of Teaching (University of New South Wales)
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Australian Institute of Management)
  • Position