Deb Martindale


Bachelor of Arts, Graduate Cert Applied Management, Masters of Applied Science (Organisational Dynamics) (with Distinction), past certifications in Prince2 and ITIL

Deb is about complex system change.

Her work and interests span strategic planning, organisational transformation, working with complex team dynamics, facilitation, independent reviews, leadership and stakeholder engagement.

She specialises in organisational and inter-organisational dynamics, and is highly regarded for her engaging, collaborative style, and her ability to conceptualise conversations.

Deb brings 20 years of experience working in leadership roles and as a management consultant with public value and emergency management organisations.

Deb works at all levels, from planning with boards and executive teams to facilitation of workshops for 40+ organisations working together on a challenge. She applies a deep understanding of system psychodynamics, assisting people to better understand the intangible aspects of their organisation.

Deb has authored national reviews and guidance in Australia’s emergency management sector.

She contributes her time pro bono to community organisations and boards and is a Non-Executive Director of the Emergency Services Foundation.