Our People

The team behind Akyra

Margaret Goody

GradDipMgmt, FAICD, CAHRI, JP (Qual)
Human Resource & Employee Relations Specialist

Margaret’s expertise comes from working with small-to-medium and corporate enterprises across a myriad of industry and service sectors in the private and not-for-profit areas.

Key strengths include fluency in the language of business underpinned by on-the-ground experience together with a broad knowledge and understanding of the legislative environment and contemporary practices for human resource management and business sustainability.

Previous roles held by Margaret include managing director, CEO and consultant with responsibilities covering human resource management, business development, stakeholder relations, community-business partnerships and strategic and business planning.

Conference papers  2013: Achieving HR benchmarks, Akolade HR Measurements & KPIs Forum

2012: A sustainable workforce in Regional Australia, SEGRA Conference

2009: Leveraging Community-Business Partnerships, NFP Association Conference

2007: Employment Branding and Diversity in the Workforce, Diversity Council Australia

2006: Leveraging Community-Business Partnerships, Local Government Association, Qld

Margaret is an alumni of the Australian Graduate School of Management; fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors; and member of the Australian Human Resources Institute. 

Certifications include Saville Wave Psychometric Assessment, ACER Select (verbal and numerical reasoning) and ACER Test of Abstract Reasoning.





Dianne Mitchell

Dianne’s role is to provide high-quality, timely and professional business administration support and assist with the coordination of projects and activities to ensure the effective delivery of services to Akyra clients.

With more than 25 years in both the public and private sectors, Dianne has a wealth of business and administrative experience. Tertiary level studies in Marketing and Creative Writing enables Dianne to value-add to services when required.

Governed by her personal philosophy of offering high quality results that benefit both the workforce and greater community, Dianne manages the back-office operations, ensuring Akyra delivers on its promises to clients. 







Free Consultation

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