Elizabeth specialises in strategic communications, consultation and engagement with formal qualifications in media and communications.
With well-developed strategic writing skills, a strong interest in community engagement and a firm grasp on contemporary issues analysis and media audiences, Elizabeth has worked on a range of projects that have strengthened her strategic communications and consultation skills.
Project work includes working with prominent Government clients to prepare and implement detailed communications and engagement strategies in highly contested environments, including Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority and NSW Health Infrastructure.
Elizabeth has been heavily involved in communications and engagement for Transport for NSW, with projects spanning the CBD to South East Light Rail, South West Rail Link Corridor Extension Protection, North West Rail Link, Wynyard Walk, Northern Sydney Freight Corridor and the roll out of the Transport Access Program.
Elizabeth also has experience in communication and engagement for private sector infrastructure planning and delivery. In addition, Elizabeth has supported critical facilitation and stakeholder workshops for the NSW Department of Finance and Services.
Elizabeth is highly skilled at producing consultation outcomes reports as well as a wide range of tailored communication tools for clients including media releases, key messages, speeches, storyboards, question and answer documents, website text, newsletters and fact sheets.
Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology (Honours First Class) and a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communications from the University of Sydney.
Areas of expertise
- Preparing and delivering strategic communication, consultation and engagement strategies
- Drafting communication tools
- Writing consultation outcomes report
- Provision of community relations support around contentious developments
- Reviewing and editing written material
- Organising, recording and reporting on stakeholder and community consultation events
- Facilitation support during critical stakeholder workshops
- Project management