Michael Jansen – General Manager
Michael has been the General Manager of Apprenticeships Matter since its inception in 2003. Under his leadership, Apprenticeships Matter has established itself as a quality leader in Apprenticeship services and grown the market for Australian Apprentices. Michael brings 25 years relevant business experience to the organisation, including three years managing a registered training organisation, 15 years in employment and training services and nine years heading up his own commercial business.
Leeann Rayner – Operations Manager
Leeann has worked in the VET sector for approximately 15 years. Her experience and knowledge in the sector makes her an industry leader who is well respected by not only her peers but the industry in general. Her employment accomplishments include National Business Development Coordinator where she worked closely with blue chip organisations promoting and delivering the AASS program. Leeann has recently completed her Diploma of Management and Diploma of Business and has achieved a statement of attainment for her Diploma of Education and Training and Assessing (TAA).
Kara Prichard – Business Development Manager
Kara has worked in the VET Industry for over 13 years, 7 of those with Apprenticeships Matter. Kara’s role is to educate employers on funding opportunities available to them as a business, in order to train new entrants and to up skill their overall workforce.Kara’s expert knowledge of the industry allows employers to gain access to the most up-to-date and relevant information for their business, leading to improvements in productivity and employee engagement.
Kara has completed a Diploma of Management, Diploma of Business and a Certificate III in Business.