Marie has lived and worked in different countries and states throughout Australia, holding various positions within the human services and education sectors.
She is energised by implementing meaningful solutions and is driven by leadership and capacity development, innovation and working with like-minded people. Having worked in senior roles for over 15 years, Marie has extensive experience in the vocational education and adult learning sectors. She believes education is fundamental to achieving peace, and that people transform when they are allowed to discover and cultivate their true nature, innate skills and talents.
Marie’s doctoral studies are focused on the incorporation of spiritual intelligence principles in the educational context as a means to improving Australian graduate work readiness.