Vaxa Group is a strategic, integrated professional services firm working with companies, governments and NGOs to identify, communicate and grow business and operational needs. We provide ideas, strategies and solutions, which produce outcome-driven results.
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Dr Mark Harvey

GOVERNANCE & CHANGE SPECIALIST

Mark is an Organisational Change Leader and Management Consultant with internationally recognised expertise in designing and delivering corporate governance and integrity programs for organisations in Australia and overseas. Mark has delivered strategic and operational outcomes for many organisations in the fields of business improvement, innovation and value for money enhancements. Mark is a renowned speaker and corporate educator, known for skilling leaders to actively improve professionalism and ethical conduct within their organisations.

Mark lectures on the QUT Executive MBA program regarding corporate governance where he combines his professional knowledge with over twenty-five years leadership, front line and community service delivery experience in Disaster and Crisis Management, Emergency Response, Policy Development, as well as Program and Project Management, to provide executives with quality advice.

Mark has designed and led change programs, infrastructure and personnel projects assisting large agencies and companies to adapt to and operate within highly complex dynamic environments.

Lead change to ensure the Qld Public Safety Business Agency (PSBA) delivers services in line with the strategic and operating needs of its clients (public safety agencies including Police, Fire and Ambulance), this included creating service agreements between PSBA and its clients by leading collaborative processes which created fruitful working relationships. And designing and embedding a new agency wide Service Delivery Framework and Ethos.

Managed projects relating to a A$500M project to create a new Police Academy and Operations Facility for the QPS. This included delivering a state of the art driver training facility.

AREAS OF SPECIALITY

  • Organisational Change & Culture Enhancement
  • Corporate Governance
  • Operations Leadership
  • Business Continuity
  • Emergency Response
  • Crisis & Disaster Management
  • Enhancing Organisational Capability
  • Program Management
  • Project Management
  • Skilled Communicator
  • Achieving Legislation Change
  • Policy Development & Implementation

Experience

  • Corporate Ethics & Integrity, QldGov.
  • Management Consultant, Gov. and Corporate.
  • Manager, Disaster Management, QldGov.
  • Change Leader, PSBA.
  • Director, Legislation Development QldGov.

Our People

Vaxa Group’s team are all highly-skilled experts in their respective fields, with vast experience across key fields including Business Development, Strategy, Operational Planning, Communications, Data Analytics, Content Marketing, Crisis Management, Government Relations and Policy Development.

Todd Crowley

Managing Partner

As the Founder and Managing Partner of Vaxa Group, Todd is a Business Development, Strategy, Engagement and Management professional with over 20 years practical experience, designing and delivering business solutions within the Asia Pacific region.

Greg Bourke

Partner – Community Engagement & Business Development

With more than 20 years of diverse experience in business communications for both the public and private sectors, Greg’s experience has seen him take on many roles including business development, strategic planning, stakeholder and government relations, as well as development policy and analysis.

Sarah Morgan

Partner – Communications and Media

Combining her experience as a print journalist and corporate communications professional, Sarah has made a name for herself delivering innovative, targeted and strategic marketing and communications programs that far surpass original KPIs and briefs.

Curtis West

Partner – Data Analysis, Software Engineering

Curtis is a data analytics specialist, business analyst, and software engineer bringing together experience in these areas and his outcomes-driven motivation to deliver meaningful results in a range of business areas. Curtis is able to rapidly evaluate and strategise the leveraging of data and software systems for improved commercial outcomes.

Damian Bathersby

Media and Communications Specialist

Damian has 40 years of experience as a print and online journalist and has built a reputation as an honest, reliable and skilful storyteller and commentator.

Kirsten Sealey

Digital Marketing Specialist

Kirsten is a highly experienced marketer and executive manager with a career spanning over 15 years. In this time, Kirsten has held managerial positions in some of Queensland’s most iconic arts companies including Expressions Dance Company, Brisbane Writers Festival and the Empire Theatres, Toowoomba, as well as within the education sector in the UK and as a consultant across a multitude of industries.

Angie Kay

Communications Specialist

Angie is a freelance writer, storyteller and editor with vast experience from general news on community newspapers to covering commodities for internationally recognised publications.

Paddy Hallinan

Strategic Engagement and Planning Specialist - Government

A retired ADF Colonel, Paddy is a proven leader with over 30 years Defence, security, crisis management and operational logistics experience. His background and currency within the ADF allows for visibility on current Defence initiatives, key stakeholders and Tier 1 and 2 contractors.

Dr Mark Harvey

Governance and Change Specialist

Mark is an Organisational Change Leader and Management Consultant with internationally recognised expertise in designing and delivering corporate governance and integrity programs for organisations in Australia and overseas. Mark has delivered strategic and operational outcomes for many organisations in the fields of business improvement, innovation and value for money enhancements.

Drew Patten

Property Development and Infrastructure Specialist

Drew has 20+ years of hands-on business experience across complex and diverse service industries including development, logistics, corporate real estate and hospitality.

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