Carmel is the founder of Stitch Your Parachute, building personal and organisational resilience.
She delivers training courses, and 1:1 coaching in resilience, leadership, and professional wellbeing. Carmel provides strategic consultancy to creative organisations, on various elements of strategic planning, development, and building inclusive organisations. Prior to this, she worked in leadership roles within the cultural sector for over two decades, in the UK and Australia, including with Sydney Theatre Company, British Film Institute and the Roundhouse. Carmel has an MSc in Social Science, and has trained with the NeuroLeadership Institute and the European Mentoring and Coaching Council.