Muetzelfeldt is an experienced and
sought after coach and mentor, and an
internationally recognised expert in organisational
leadership, learning and collaboration. He is known
for his skill in facilitating individual and team
learning and engagement, and helping people find
solutions by reflecting on how their values, skills
and issues fit within a strategic context.
A certified executive coach, Michael
draws on his senior management expertise and
practical experience to provide appropriate mixes of
mentoring and coaching for each situation. His
coaching and mentoring sessions provide an
opportunity for those in leadership and governance
roles to markedly increase their own and their
Michaelís coaching and mentoring is
informed by his substantial experiences in
leadership, management and governance roles.
Initially a systems analyst in the Australian public
sector, he is a professor of management at a leading
Australian university. He has also worked in
collaborative partnerships with non-government and
philanthropic organisations. As a key member of
executive teams and governance boards, he has
initiated and led change in individuals and
organisations by introducing new ways of
understanding issues and seeing proactive solutions.
Michael has taught in MBA and other
professional Masters courses. He has conducted and supervised
research projects in strategic development, human
resource management and organisational ethics, and
in evaluating governance and performance in
organisations and networks. He has also
designed course materials for a national public
sector management course, which he has presented
across Victoria over several years.
His formal qualifications include a PhD in sociology and culture,
and a BSc (Hons). He is an Associate of the Institute
of Executive Coaching, and a member of the
Leadership Team of the International Coach
Federation (Victoria Branch). He also co-ordinates
the Photo-voice Coaching website at
Michael is on the
International Board of Asia-Pacific Researchers in
Organization Studies, has membership in the
Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management,
the European Evaluation Society, and the European
Group for Organization Studies.
is an Associate Certified Coach (International Coach
an Accredited Executive Coach (Institute of
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ethical review process, and
in line with the ICF's professional coaching
competencies and good practice.
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