Joanne Byrne

Joanne Byrne

Joanne is an accredited mediator with extensive experience in Australia and the United Kingdom in the resolution of educational, workplace and community disputes. She initially worked as a Special Educational Coordinator for nearly 10 years in a secondary school in Sydney before being appointed as an Adviser to Schools (Special Education) for the Southern Region of Sydney.

In that role Joanne specialised in delivering a dispute resolution service to students and their parents, teachers and leadership. Since becoming a mediator, Joanne has successfully used her extensive qualifications and experience to both mediate and facilitate a broad range of  disputes.

Now dividing her time between London, Zurich and Sydney, Joanne brings this wealth of experience  covering a wide range of situations and complexity to her role as a mediator. As well as holding UK accreditation from the London School of Mediation she has the following qualifications: Bachelor of Education; Postgraduate Certificates in Special Education; a Postgraduate Certificate in Behaviour; a Masters Degree in Dispute Resolution awarded by the Sydney University of Technology.