Meet Our Team

Power by curiosity, creative thinking and practicality.

We quite like being above average.

 

Anna Dixon Consulting team standing together - from left Sonya Martin, Julie Kirby, Anna Dixon, Carmen Berry

How we work

With our team, you get access to our naturally strategic way of thinking, complemented by our deep sense of creativity.

We work with clients to shape their strategy and the craft the story to get them traction to achieve their business or organisation’s goals.  

Anna and her team combine their experience working with, and in, business, government and not-for-profit sectors, to deliver results for clients seeking to grow their business and to plan, fund and implement key projects.

Your expertise is leading your business. Ours is in teasing out your value and point of difference, then creating a compelling story to get you traction with the people that matter – clients, funders and investors. 

Our Consulting Team

Anna has hand-picked a team of professionals who work with her to provide clients with consistently high-standard results tailored to their individual context.

Our lead consultants work closely with clients to deliver their priority projects, supported by a range of trusted service provider partners selected for projects that require specialist expertise – from architects to digital strategists to economists.

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Anna Dixon

Anna leads the team at Anna Dixon Consulting and works closely with clients to deliver excellent results. Known for her creative thinking and can-do approach, Anna brings the advantage of a wide range of industry and government experience, along with tertiary qualifications in areas including project management, and procurement and contract management.

As a strong strategic thinker, Anna quickly sees patterns and opportunities in complex situations. A skilled communicator, she supports clients articulate these concepts in a way that helps them take action and communicate their unique value to clients and stakeholders. 

Anna is well-connected and respected in Western Australia, working with many local governments, State Government agencies, and businesses to support their objectives. 

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Julie Kirby

With more than 20 years’ experience specialising in agribusiness, Julie uses her financial acumen to drive competitiveness and improved commercial outcomes in the private sector and applies her robust strategic planning and analytical thinking skills to projects spanning across sectors.

Julie has a client-first mindset and an eye for identifying opportunities and improvements to business models and operational systems that boost efficiency and increase profitability. Julie helps clients build and execute powerful business strategies, navigate change and improve organisational, team and leadership effectiveness.  

A great communicator who puts an emphasis on strong client engagement, Julie adds further value by connecting stakeholders and potential collaborators.  Julie has an MBA and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Carmen Berry Consultant Anna Dixon Consulting

Carmen Berry

Carmen has a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in Education), graduating with high distinction, and postgraduate qualifications in Psychology.

Carmen has strong persuasive and analytical writing skills, quantitative and qualitative research methods, and information analysis and synthesis.

Having applied these skills in various roles within State and Local government over the last twelve years, Carmen now partners with our clients to develop high standard reports, proposals and plans to achieve their organisational goals.

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Rhiannon Bristow-Stagg

Rhiannon is our specialist for projects with a sustainable development focus, with a Bachelor of Science (Double Major: Sustainable Development & Environmental Management) along with a Master of Urban and Regional Planning.

She draws on her broad experience in consulting and roles in local government and not-for-profit sectors as she applies her ability to generate ideas and solve complex problems. She also bring a strong background in authentic stakeholder engagement. Rhiannon brings strong creative capabilities along with a deeply analytical mindset.

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Sonya Martin

Sonya offers her extensive experience working with strategic project roles in State and Local Government, and the private sector. She has strong expertise in the development of sophisticated and practical solutions for clients and the development of campaigns to promote a variety of policies, programs and initiatives.

Her professional experience is further enhanced with her studies, holding a Bachelor of Politics and International Studies.

Like the rest of the team, she has exceptional writing skills and confidentially creates professional materials aligned with clients’ brands and values.

Sonya Martin from Anna Dixon Consulting

Megan Hoenveld

Megan Hoeneveld is our Creative Consultant and offers exceptional design skills, combined with the ability to listen to clients and support them develop impactful, workable solutions that reflect their value and core message.

With ten years’ experiences as a graphic designer, and formal education in a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Advertising, Megan offers technical and creative skills along with a strong understanding of advertising and marketing best-practice.

Megan works with us to create impactful design solutions for a broad range of clients including business, State Government and not-for-profits.

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Anna and her team consistently deliver professional work and solutions that reflect their commitment to excellence and practicality. They represent a great example of a regional business striving to deliver excellent results for their clients.

Caroline Robinson, Executive Officer, Wheatbelt Business Network