With almost 30 years of experience in leadership, team building and training, Steve is a consulting psychologist who specialises in leadership development and team building in the educational and corporate sectors using a strengths based approach.  He has recently completed a PhD in educational leadership in which he studied the experiences of beginning principals of Independent schools.

Having experienced burnout eight years ago, Steve has conducted numerous training seminars and written extensively on the topic while also supporting professionals who have been dealing with burnout.

Steve travels throughout Australia conducting training workshops and team building programs and is also currently teaching ‘Leadership and Team Dynamics’ at Bond University on the Gold Coast, Queensland.

A summary of his research findings can be found in this article.

Becoming a Beginning Principal of an Independent School: Keys to an effective transition