Ken joined Bornhoffen in December 2011. Kenís main focus is providing customer service and support to groups during their stay as well as the maintenance of buildings, facilities and the grounds at Bornhoffen. He also undertakes venue improvements and construction projects.
Relief Caretaker & revegetation
Jason Brooking, has been involved with outdoor education since 1997, as an instructor leading many expeditions, running adventure activities, teaching bushtucker and environmental education. He also has a background in building, landscaping and bush regeneration.
Leadership Development Coordinator
Mike joined the Leadership Development Team at Bornhoffen in June 2006 as a casual Facilitator of experiential programs and is now employed full time in the role of Leadership Development Coordinator. While still facilitating, this role sees Mike program co-ordinating, consulting with partner organisations and program planning. Mike has a Diploma in Adventure Eco Tourism along with other Industry related Qualifications and has worked in New Zealand, South East Queensland and Canada.
Leadership Development Consultant
Emma joined the Bornhoffen Leadership Development Team as a Casual Facilitator and then as a full time consulatant in 2010.
Emma is a strong believer in making small differneces in the world and has volunteered with homeless and domestic violence shelters. In her role at Bornhoffen she consults with partner organisations, does program planning and facilitates groups, including "youth at risk" groups.
Leadership Development Facilitator
Marissa joined the Bornhoffen Leadership Development Team in 2009 as a Casual Facilitator and in 2011 as a full time facilitator. Marissa has a passion for Outdoor Activities and assisting Youth and Community to rise to challenges in an outdoor environment. Marissa has completed her Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation, she is also Australian Swim Accredited and has worked in Camp Counselling Positions in the USA.
Leadership Development Casual Facilitator
Brian joined the Bornhoffen Leadership Development Team in 2011 as a casual facilitator.
Leadership Development Support Officer
Tracey joined the staff at Bornhoffen in August 2010 with her primary responsibility being to support the Adventure Development Team in organisation aspects of the Adventure Development experience. Tracey has worked in numerous organisations including the Rural Fire Service (NSW) across fields in finance and retail.
Leadership Development Associate Staff
Leadership Development employs a large number (around 30) of associate staff on a casual basis at various times over the course of the year.
Kylie joined our team late in August 2011. Kylie is a qualified chef and comes to us with
an extensive history of working in the hotel industry in Australia and
New Zealand. Her last role was as Head Chef at a business whose services
included a restaurant, conference facilities and school camps.
Branch Administration Officer
Lorna first joined the Bornhoffen team in 2006 and then returned in 2010 after spending over 2 years in the NT. Her primary roles are customer service, bookings management, website management and financial administration. Her previous background is in technical areas of the computer industry in Australia and overseas and then in admin & accounting in areas providing services for children with not for profit groups and education organisations.
Co Manager (Leadership Development)
Arron joined PCYC full-time in 2005. Prior to that, he has worked with various outdoor education and people development organisations in south east Queensland including PCYC. Arron has management responsibility for Leadership Development services as well as partnering with Mick on overall business management. Arron has a Bachelor of Arts (Leisure Management) and has current Wilderness First Aid as well as National Outdoor Leader Registration in Abseiling, Climbing, Ropes Courses and Bushwalking.
Co Manager (Venue)
Mick has been working with PCYC since 1996 as well as a number of other outdoor education and people development organisations in South East Queensland and the UK. Mick has management responsibility for venue and catering services as well as partnering with Arron on overall business management. Mick has a Bachelor of Arts (Leisure Management) and Certificate IV (Community Services). He has current Wilderness First Aid as well as National Outdoor Leader Registration in Abseiling, Climbing, Ropes Courses and Bushwalking.