“In 2007 Manchester Unity Australia commenced an Emerging Leaders Program. A group of six high potential staff were selected from across the group for advanced development through education, mentoring and coaching”


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Coaching Resources International

3 Spring Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Phone: 02 9060 6412
Mobile: 0419 705 363


Graham Hill - Head Coach: Executive, Group & Team Development
Janine Ramsay
Karen O'Connell-Shea
Paul Barry
Stacey Ashley
Tessa Marshall
Linda Yeomans
Duncan Sutherland
Meg Campbell-Downing
Irina Burgess

Stacey Ashley

Stacey Ashley


Stacey’s partnering approach supports and encourages her clients to constructively overcome their challenges and focus on delivering their strategic and aspirational goals, to achieve extraordinary results. Stacey operates in both individual & team settings with leading organisations and private business clients.

Whilst coaching, Stacey draws on her extensive general management experience across many vertical industries, particularly in organisations that are going through transformation and change. She has a successful track record developing business and technology strategy and leading significant transformation, organisational change and business process re-engineering activities.

This, coupled with her extensive coaching experience, provides her with a sound understanding of the broad-ranging leadership and organisational complexities and challenges that face the people and teams she coaches.

During her extensive career, Stacey worked in Telecommunications, IT and Finance including roles at Vodafone, IBM and Telstra. Stacey has built a broad range of business skills and competencies during her career which include the following:

  • Coaching and mentoring of individuals and teams
  • Strategic thinking and planning
  • Strategic organisation design, and organisational change management
  • Leadership and management of large and small organisations and budgets
  • Big picture situation assessment and development of recommendations
  • Major programme and project management
  • Business Process development and re-engineering
  • Core business operations and administration management
  • Technology services and support management
  • Leadership development and coaching
  • Creating employee engagement through shared vision and values
  • Creating a coaching culture

Stacey has coached in a broad range of organisations including: ANZ, APEC, ASX, ATO, Blackmores, Customs, DOD, Esanda, Fonterra, Hewlett Packard, Jetset Travel, Lion Nathan, Nestle- Purina, MLC, NSW Maritime, NSW TAFE, Pfizer, Qantas, Speedibake, Stockland, Swisslog, Westpac, Workcover NSW, Veolia Water and Vision Australia.

Stacey is on the Executive Coaching Panel for ANSTO and the Coaching Services Panel for the NSW RTA.

Qualifications/ Memberships

  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Diploma of Workplace & Business Coaching
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Fellow of CPA Australia
  • Accredited Master Coach, Australian & New Zealand Institute of Coaching
  • Professional Certified Coach, International Coach Federation
  • Accredited in MBTI, Extended DISC and TTI EQ
  • Accredited Trainer in Workplace & Business Coaching

Hobbies and Interests

Stacey has a wide variety of hobbies &interests including reading, cooking, dance, coaching and leadership.

Career Summary

Telstra Bigpond (2004 - 2005) Group Manager, Billing

Personal Broadband Australia (2003 - 2004) General Manager Business Operations

Vodafone (1993 - 2002) GM Future Technology, GM Business Support Services, GM Provisioning & Billing Services, Group Billing Manager

Various roles with Optus, Link Telecommunications, Stanley Bostitch and IBM