Maria Zerella

Maria Zerella



Maria has a wealth of experience in management roles in the government sector, and over 5 years’ coaching experience across a variety of sectors.

Maria’s experience and style translates across managers from all types of roles, industries and cultural backgrounds. Maria currently coaches managers all over the world with Leadership Success, including Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Russia.

Career Highlights
  • Over 20 years’ experience as an Organisational Development manager
  • Previous organisations include:
    • Australian Broadcasting Corporation (10+ years)
    • WorkSafe Victoria (7+ years)
  • Focus areas included:
    • Change management
    • Culture and climate
    • Leadership development
    • Employee development
    • Performance management
    • Graduate recruitment.
Coaching Experience
  • 5+ years coaching experience coaching leaders at all levels in private, not for profit and local and state government
  • International coach federation accredited (ICF) coach.
  • Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring
  • Graduate Diploma in Human Services (Counselling)
  • Bachelor of Business (Human Resources Development)
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment.

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Shane Tassell
General Manager
"Maria was a lifeline in what was a very challenging year."

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