Carmel Thompson has been on the Executive Board of IARC for 15 years. She is a highly qualified VET practitioner with an extensive history of providing services to both Australian and International clients working in education.
Carmel has a Masters of Education (Quality Management), Bachelor of Business in Accounting, Graduate Diploma in Social Ecology as well as several Diplomas in VET & Training Design & Development.
She has been working in the education Industry for over 25 years and is a qualified accountant with experience as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), trainer and educational consultant. She is the CEO of The Southern Cross Connection which provides consultancy services to both Australian and international clients focusing on capacity building, quality management systems and business development.