Who leads us

Louise Kropach

Louise has over 30 years experience as a team leader, coach, workshop innovator, horse trainer and rider to her authentic leadership work with horses. Louise travels Australia facilitating programs on emotional awareness and personal and professional development, training others in this field as well as teaching natural horsemanship. Obtaining her private pilots licence at the age of 21 and looking for ways to keep involved with aeroplanes, Louise first went to work in the airline industry. Using her technical skills from flying an aeroplane, Louise worked as an aircraft load planner for many years on 747’s and DC10 aircraft. From those very exciting and fulfilling years, Louise travelled to Europe and worked in other areas of airport operations from frontline customer service and baggage services, before returning to Australia in the early nineties where she took on two new airline projects. Starting up operations for two new trans-Tasman airlines in Australia, Louise set up and created effective airport operations systems with both airlines Australia wide. Her role included setting up the offices, hiring and training of staff and creating all the working systems to ensure smooth day to day operations.

Andrea Westwood

Andrea has spent over 10 years helping organisations change and grow their businesses through transforming their people. Beginning her working life as a microbiologist, she moved into medical and pharmaceutical roles in marketing, sales and customer service management. She worked on customer service projects for two major pharmaceutical companies in Australia, the result of which was instrumental in both of them receiving the Australian Quality Award. Since leaving the pharma industry, and setting up her own consulting and coaching business, she has worked in Australia, Singapore, India and HK Much of her recent work has been with finance companies; engaging with senior leaders in culture change initiatives. Andrea’s key areas of influence are:

  • Staff engagement
  • Leadership development
  • Team building
  • Strategic thinking
  • Whole Brained organisations
  • Program/project management and delivery
  • Executive coaching