ACER’s consultants visit schools and offices around Australia to help get the best outcomes from the use of ACER’s Assessments.

ACER consultants and representatives provide:

  • Advice on effective use of ACER assessments and resources via telephone, email and on-site visits to educators, clinicians and practitioners
  • Assessment and resource presentations and displays at conferences, network meetings and cluster meetings
  • Professional development for schools on ACER assessments and resources to assist educators to improve student learning and achievement

Demonstration of the available assessment options prior to purchase is provided free of charge. Additional services may attract fees.

Contact Dianna for Organisational Psychology solutions

Dianna Seychell

Dianna Seychell
Psychology Consultant B.Sc (Hons), Monash University M.Sc (Psych), University of Melbourne; MAPS 
Phone: +61 3 9277 5545 
Email

Dianna has more than 20 years’ experience in organisational as well as counselling settings, across a variety of areas including hum resources, occupational health and safety, recruitment and mental health. She offers particular expertise in psychological profiling, assessment, organisational development and coaching. Her assessment experience includes testing, interviewing and clinical screening for large corporate organisations, the public sector and the military, as well as facilitating various training courses on recruitment, assessment methodologies and psychological tests. Dianna is a registered Psychologist, a member of the Australian Psychological Society and a member of the College of Organisational Psychologists.

Contact Eirini for Clinical Psychology solutions

Eirini Lammi

Eirini Lammi 
Consultant Psychologist 
DipTeach; BA (ed): GradDip (Psych); 
Phone: +61 2 8338 6804 
Email

Eirini has more than 15 years’ experience in the educational sector as Primary School Teacher and Psychologist, both in Australia and the United Kingdom. Eirini established a private practice in the inner west of Sydney where she developed expertise in the field of cognitive and behavioural assessments. She also facilitated training programs for teachers and parents in the area of resilience and strength based interventions. More recently, Eirini has developed expertise in the designing and implementation training seminars and practical workshops for psychologists on the use, administration, scoring and interpretation of psychological tests and related resources. Eirini is a Registered Psychologist and an Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society.

Contact an Educational Consultant for your state

QLD

Noel McBurnie

Noel McBurnie 
T: +61 7 3238 9000 
M: 0419 317 201 
Email

Noel McBurnie is an Education Consultant for ACER in Queensland. He has presented professional learning across all education sectors in Queensland, including professional learning for staff in Education Queensland, Catholic Dioceses and independent schools on using data to inform teaching. With a background in education, and studies in nursing and business, he combines a vast array of experience and knowledge with a broad understanding of the Queensland education system.

VIC, TAS

Matthew White

Matthew White 
T: +61 3 9277 5220 
M: 0447 193 213 
Email

Matthew White is an Educational Sales Consultant for Victoria. With a background in education, as an English and Music teacher, Matthew has extensive educational experience in Australia, most recently in Melbourne, as well as the United Kingdom and France. He has experience in educational leadership and student-management, with a particular focus on wellbeing, student meta-cognition and higher-order thinking.

SA

Marc Kralj

Marc Kralj 
T: +61 8 8206 8600 
M: 0447 783 778 
Email

Marc Kralj is an Educational Sales Consultant for South Australia. Marc has more than 30 years’ experience as teacher and educational leader working with the Department of Education and Child Development in SA with a focus on improving teacher understanding of the Australian Curriculum and the importance of assessments, data collection and implementation of strategies to increase student outcomes.

WA, NT

Maxine O'Shannassy

Maxine O'Shannassy 
T: +61 8 9235 4803 
M: 0438 675 644 
Email

Maxine O’Shannassy is an Education Consultant in Western Australia. With more than 20 years’ experience in education, she has held both teaching and leadership positions in government and independent schools. Maxine holds a Diploma in Assessment and Training and has an in-depth knowledge of ACER assessments and resources. Maxine is able to support and assist educators in their roles to improve student learning and achievement. Her desire is to equip educators and leaders with best possible practice strategies.