THE STORY OF MICHAEL CRESSWELL
It all started with The Dreaming and messages from the Hoop God in the backyard
Born from the rainforest along the Great Barrier Reef, a cousin of the Yidinji people; as an EU, UK and Australian citizen, Michael is an experienced international educationalist, master Teacher and Research Project Manager with a demonstrated history of working in global education and the non-profit organisation management industry, spanning 7 countries. He has a unique and unrivalled understanding and approach to successful teamwork and collaboration as an Australian Basketball State & National Champion; player and coach. He has an extensive career experience as a Director of an artistic and musical events business, Directorship of a 3-business company and real estate accountancy. This chemistry of elements offers you a skilled innovator in authentic, strategic & collaborative leadership, open critical pedagogy through mentoring, workplace relations, coaching and event management. Demonstrating as a 21st-century educator, these qualities were developed across multiple industries, generating a strong and active community leader with a Bachelor of Education, a Master of Education in Leadership, equity and diversity, and a Post Graduate in Online and Distance education: technology-enhanced learning. Michael’s lifelong learning experiences offer an internationally-minded resource like no one else can provide.
'I have realised that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is' - Alan Watts