Margaret Cresswell


Margaret is passionate about the power of positive communication, building healthy workplace cultures and fostering behaviours that empower individuals and support enterprise growth and transformation.

She has over 25 years’ experience providing high-level counsel and support across a diverse range of client portfolios and her understanding of government and strong business acumen is deeply valued by our clients.

Margaret started her career as a member of the Australian Defence Force, transitioning back to civilian life after a decade to pursue strategic communication and change management. Throughout her career, Margaret has supported clients on wide-ranging communication, change and business management matters, both as an independent consultant and managing director of a communication agency.

Margaret has also lectured in communication and media at the University of Canberra and designed and delivered customised training solutions both domestically and internationally.

Margaret leads Parbery’s communication and engagement practice and thrives on delivering strategic outcomes that equip people and organisations for the future.

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