BIOGRAPHY: Mandy Drommer, WA, Perth
Mandy Drommer has worked in the mediation field for over 20 years. Eleven of these years were spent managing multidisciplinary teams at a senior level. This included operational responsibility for 50 staff, consortiums and state-wide service locations. In 2017 Mandy established WA Family Mediation Services as the principal mediator and director.
Mandy is a qualified NMAS Mediator; Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner; Hague Convention Cross Border Mediator; Coach and has a Cert IV in Training and Assessment.
In collaboration with other mediators, Mandy has produced several booklets and DVD’s. She is an accomplished speaker having presented at various industry conferences, been an invited guest speaker at universities and delivered custom made training on conflict resolution and communication skills to government organisations and workplaces.
Mandy is an adjudicator at the annual grand final Schools Conflict Resolution and Mediation competition; as well as being on reference groups and steering committees. Mandy is an experienced coach and mentor in the areas of leadership, supervision and workplace culture. Positive feedback has been received of Mandy’s knowledge and skill when she has mediated the presence of conflict in the workplace.
Mandy’s mediation style is mostly facilitative with elements of coaching to open future possibilities. Mediation is conducted in a respectful, practical and solution-oriented approach. Witnessing firsthand the impact of introduction or changes to strategies, and
policies can have on staff, Mandy strongly believes sound communication enables development and cooperation in the workplace.
QUALIFCATIONS AND ACCREDITATIONS
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training
- Living Works
- Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE40110
- Australian Institute Social Relations
- Vocational Graduate Diploma of Family
- Accreditation and Registration Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner
- Commonwealth Attorney General’s Department
- Hague Convention Cross Border Family Mediator
- Mediation in International Conflicts, Berlin, Germany
- Mental Health First Aid Course