Michael Gottsche

Senior Project Manager
Michael Gottsche

Michael is a communications and policy professional with over eight years of experience across a breadth of portfolios including health, education, heritage, and the arts and culture.

He has considerable experience in strategic communications, issues management, media relations, and policy advice in relation to critical infrastructure projects, and the development and implementation of new policies.

Prior to joining Elton Consulting in 2014, Michael worked for senior State and Federal public servants, including two members of the NSW Cabinet, the CEO of the Australia Council and the Director of Heritage in the Office of Environment and Heritage.


Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) and a Diploma in Book Editing and Publishing.

Areas of expertise:

  • Strategic communication
  • Issues management
  • Stakeholder and community engagement
  • Policy development.