Our People

Geoff Prior

Director and Principal Trainer & Coach


Geoff Prior is the Director and Principal Trainer/Coach with Lingford Consulting Services. He works with a wide range of organisations in both the public and the private sector as a consultant, trainer and coach. He has worked extensively within local government particularly.

As a Productivity Coach, he specialises in providing practical ideas and strategies that help people and teams manage their workloads more effectively. He is especially passionate about showing people how to use programs such as MS Outlook and MS OneNote to improve their productivity.


His Training and Coaching Specialisations Include:

• Personal Productivity/Time Management Training and Coaching
• Email & Inbox Management (Coaching or Training)
• Optimising Microsoft Outlook for Productivity
• Using MS OneNote for digital note taking
• Myers Briggs (MBTI Assessments) for team building or personal development
• Personal Effectiveness Coaching
• Emotional Intelligence Assessments


He can communicate clearly and effectively and can motivate people to take on board new concepts.


Geoff has the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Business Human Resource Management/Industrial Relations
  • Certificate in Professional Coaching
  • MBTI – Accredited Administrator
  • EQi 2.0 and EQi 360 Certified
  • Accredited Administrator of 360 Feedback (Benchmarks® / Skillscope®)
  • Workplace Training and Assessor
  • Internal Quality Auditor
Drew Davies with Lingford Consulting

Drew Davies

Senior Consultant & Workplace Coach – Western Australia


Drew’s passion is to encourage and challenge people to discover and reach for their potential, not just in business but in the whole of life. He has excellent communication skills and the rare ability to relate to a wide range of people. He is passionate about people.


For over sixteen years he has been involved in Business Training and Coaching. Since 2003 he has run his own successful business delivering training programs, and providing coaching and mentoring to leaders at all levels.


Specialisation’s Include:

  • Effective Workplace Communication
  • Innovative Quality Customer Service
  • Effective Meetings – “Making them work”
  • Coaching and Management
  • DiSC & DiSC363
  • MBTI Facilitation
  • Change Management
  • Continuous Improvement


Drew has the following qualifications:

  • Diploma of Training and Assessment
  • Diploma of Business Management
  • Diploma of Coaching
  • DiSC & Disc363 Accredited
  • MBTI (Myer Briggs Type Indicator) Accredited Administrator
  • MSCEIT (Mayer, Salovey, Caruso Emotional In

Mary Prior

Office Manager


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 either Drew or myself… she will find a way!