James Judge BA, LLB (Grad), Acc.M.LEADR
James has over 20 years experience working in senior roles across the private, public and not for profit sectors and as a specialist consultant. He has a particular interest in assisting organisations better understand and resolve workplace and related conflicts.
Formerly a multiple award winning sales and marketing professional working in the employment services field, he has also worked as a marketing and commercialisation director at one of Australia’s leading, multi-disciplinary organisations monitoring and analysing the changing nature of work.
James has experience in brokering complex multi-party deals, high level advocacy and dispute resolution (including negotiating industrial agreements across sectors of the Australian economy). He has assisted organisations understand compliance issues, and also written articles and been interviewed on employment and labour market issues.
James is accredited in various tools designed to assist individuals, teams and organisations evaluate and improve performance. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (ANU) and Grad LLB (UNSW) qualifications, is a nationally accredited mediator under the National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS) and is a professional member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI). He is currently also working towards accreditation as a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP).
He is on the panel of Mediators for the Arts/Law Centre and the Motor Vehicle Insurance and Repair Industry.
Mob: 0434 265 459
Jane Schwager AO
Jane has worked for over 20 years leading both government departments and national nonprofit organizations.
For the last 10 years she has worked with corporate, government and nonprofit clients both as a board director and consultant primarily in the areas of workplace mediation, strategy, governance and philanthropy.
She is a nationally accredited mediator – Acc.M.LEADR, is a non-judicial member of the NSW Administrative Decisions Tribunal and is registered as a pre-qualified consultant with the NSW Government.
Jane has sat on a number of Nonprofit and Government Boards, including the Taxation Board of Australia, the ATSIC Health Practitioner Regulation Board, The Benevolent Society, Social Ventures Australia, Nonprofit Australia, The Sydney Foundation for Medical Research and Campbell Page Limited.
Jane holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and a Diploma in Education (Dip Ed) from UNSW. She also holds post-graduate qualifications in Counseling and in Town and Country Planning. In 2009 Jane was awarded an Order of Australia (AO) for her services to nonprofits and government and was a recipient of a 2003 Centenary Medal for Services to Australian Society in Business Leadership. She is a member of Chief Executive Women and was also a recipient of the Harvard Club of Australia Non-Profit Fellowship in 2001.