People Pathways Pty Ltd – current

Maryanne Martin established People Pathways  in January 2013.

We work with both public and private sector clients

We have extensive experience in a range of issues and industry sectors including bushfire, animal health, emergency response, community development, land planning, health and education.

We have a reputation for developing learner centered and practical programs that build both capability and leadership capacity.

We are based in the regional city of Ballarat, Victoria, Australia

We have deep knowledge and love of regional and rural communities

Consultant to Fire Up Coaching  November 2012 – 2016

Maryanne delivered a range of programs for coach training company, FIREUP Coaching. In particular she facilitated a number of modules for the Certificate 1V in Business and Personal Coaching (10547NAT).

Manager of Community Engagement – Bushfire Management division

Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment, 2008 – 2012

Maryanne led strategic planning for community engagement within the Land and Fire division ensuring alignment with the Victorian Government’s bushfire strategy and the 2009 Victorian Bushfire Royal Commission recommendations.

Project Manager Leadership Support, Farm Services Victoria (FSV)

Victorian Department of Primary Industries, 2006 – 2008

Responsible for implementation, monitoring and review or FSV leadership strategy including development and implementation of internal 360° feedback for 75 managers.

Also provided support for managers and practical advice on team development, led deployment of the FSV Recognition Guide to FSV division (800 staff)
and developed and delivered an internal coaching program to support FSV managers.

Project Manager Ovine Johne’s Disease (OJD) Communication and Support Project

Victorian Department of Primary Industries, 2003 – 2006

Establish, lead and coordinate a social support program for sheep producers whose properties were under trading restrictions for OJD.

Community Education Team Leader for salinity program, Northern Irrigation Region

Victorian Department of Natural Resources and Environment, 2002

Lead delivery of a community education program for the Shepparton Irrigation Region Implementation Committee, included salinity, groundwater, biodiversity, pest plant and animal, river health programs.

Teacher – secondary school system (pre 2001)

Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Learning, Victoria, Australia