Madeleine is an educator with experience and expertise in Early Childhood Education & Care. She is a Senior Lecturer of Early Childhood and the Director of Student Experience & Community Engagement at Curtin University, where she also engages in teaching and research around social justice, children’s rights, resilience and wellbeing, and care in educational contexts. Madeleine is a committee member of the Western Australian Institute for Educational Research and manages the social media presence for WAIER and for Curtin’s School of Education. She is also a member of the Trauma Aware and Restorative Schools Collaboration (TARSC) and the WA School Experience Committee. Madeleine is passionate about creative writing and photography, and is an avid hiker.