He has over 30 years’ experience in the community services and health sectors.
Michael has held a range of positions in other organisations including: Senior Project Manager – Workforce Development at the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction, Flinders University; Workforce Development Lead at the Australian Centre for Child Protection; and Director, Learning and Development at the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare (Vic).
His roles have focussed on developing cross-sectoral collaborations; establishing state and national learning and development programs; developing training resources; course and organisational accreditation; participating in national and jurisdictional VET qualification committees and representation at national and state level.
Michael regularly presents on sector issues, child and family sensitive practice, workforce development, workplace health and safety, and inter-sectoral practice.
Michael is a Director of the Australian Professional Society of Alcohol and other Drugs and the State Representative for South Australia