Jamie Nicholls

CPF Regular
First name
Jamie
Middle name
Wallace
Last name
Nicholls
Country
Australia
City
CANBERRA
IAF Region
Organization
Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Job title
Departmental facilitator
Sectors
Public sector/government
Professional languages
English
Facilitation practice
Jamie is an IAF Certified Professional Facilitator, working in the Australian Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry, with 7 years facilitation experience. His facilitations are primarily through repeat engagements and referrals. Clients and participants seek him out for his calm, respectful, and engaging delivery style, which includes impactful meeting designs to ensure meetings are relevant, interactive, and effective. Jamie employs effective group processes for problem-solving and decision-making within a strategic, policy-driven, cross-government, and external stakeholder context. Jamie is a co-chair of the Australian Government Facilitation Community of Practice, Annually, Jamie facilitates or co-facilitates over 140 events, from complex, multi-day international symposiums to shorter technical, operational, or policy-driven working groups. In May 2023, Jamie coordinated sponsorship for the IAF Oceania Facilitation in Action Conference. His career encompasses managing agricultural field research and extension projects, regulating and assessing risks of agricultural chemicals and plant biosecurity, and engaging stakeholders. Jamie holds a PhD in Agricultural Science.