Cherie Rae

Cherie Rae

Senior Manager

EMBA candidate, GrdCert Public Sector Management, Ass Dip Arts (Recreation), PRINCE 2

Cherie is driven by continuous improvement, human-centric service design, relationships and systems thinking. She is known by her clients and stakeholders as an effective consultant, able to achieve joint outcomes and balance multiple perspectives to achieve consensus in difficult negotiations. 

Key areas of expertise

  • Public Sector
  • Program implementation and evaluation 
  • Workforce design
  • Process design and review 
  • Quality management 


  • Managed a program of research and stakeholder engagement to redesign early childhood intervention services in Victoria (DET) 
  • Developed and managed the state-wide learning and development for the Quality Framework for Disability Service Providers in Victoria (DHHS) 
  • Provided evidence-based, strategic advice for the supply and demand for child care services in the City of Melbourne (City of Melbourne)