Our Team

Geoff Prior_Lingford Consulting

Geoff Prior

Geoff is the director and principal trainer/coach with Lingford Consulting Services. As a productivity coach, he loves providing practical tools and strategies that help people and teams manage their email and workloads more effectively.

He works with organisations in both the public and the private sector, including extensively within local governmentHe can communicate clearly and effectively and can motivate people to take on board new concepts.

Prior to starting up Lingford Consulting, Geoff managed a large manufacturing business based in regional Victoria and that employed more than 200 people. Having always had an interest in productivity technology, he began training and coaching people to be more productive from early in the era of desktop computing and continues to do so to this day.


Geoff’s training and coaching specialisations include:

  • productivity/time management training and coaching
  • email productivity (coaching or training)
  • optimising Microsoft Outlook for productivity
  • using Microsoft OneNote for digital note taking
  • Myers Briggs (MBTI) assessments for team building or personal development
  • personal effectiveness coaching
  • emotional intelligence assessments.

Mary Prior

Mary Prior

Mary takes care of all the administration duties for Lingford Consulting, from reception to invoicing and everything in between, including all administration and accounts, making up of training manuals, data entry, etc.


She is most likely your first point of contact when you ring our office number. If you need to contact me… Mary will find a way!