Lara Schlinker

Lara Schlinker is a senior Consultant and specialist in facilitation, training, programme design and coaching.  She works predominantly in the fields of Leadership Development and Behavioural Change, Team Development, and Change Management.  Lara’s highly practical and dynamic approach ensures she is as comfortable and effective in the boardroom as well as delivering skill based facilitation to on-site teams.  This guarantees that participants will have knowledge that can be immediately applied to their own work environment.


Lara has worked in Human Resource roles at management, operational, consulting, facilitation, and business ownership levels across a range of industry sectors.  As a result her body of work further encompasses Organisational Change, Executive Coaching, Measurement and Reporting, Communication, Project Management, and Strategic Planning.






  • Graduate Company Directors Course, AICD
  • Master of Human Resource Management Griffith University (Awarded the Griffith Award for Academic Excellence)
  • Graduate Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelor of Arts (Recreation Management)
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment
  • Human Synergistics Accreditation – Lifestyles Inventory (LSI) & Group Styles Inventory (GSI)
  • Human Synergistics Accreditation – Organisational Culture Inventory (OCI); Organisational Effectiveness Inventory (OEI); &, Customer Service Styles (CSS)
  • Accredited in Myers Briggs Type Indicator – Step I and Step II

Current Professional Memberships

  • Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)
  • Australian Institute of Management (AIMM)
  • Australian Institute of Professional Facilitators (AIPFM)
  • Australian Human Resources Institute (MAHRI)