Meet the Editorial Team 

Madeleine McDonell – Head of Content Development

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Cara Novakovic – Content Product Manager

Cara is a Content Product Manager in the Editorial Department. 
 
She works predominantly with education clients to ensure ongoing compliance with the myriad of laws, regulations and guidance notes that apply to schools across Australia. Cara’s key area of expertise is Child Protection governance, risk and compliance.
 
Cara combines knowledge and skills stemming from both a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications (Journalism) and a Juris Doctor from the University of Technology, Sydney to develop comprehensive governance, risk and compliance programs for clients in each State and Territory of Australia. 
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Mark Bryan – Legal Research Consultant

Mark is a Legal Research Consultant with the Editorial Team in our Sydney Office.

With a background in law and creative writing, he has worked as a Lead Writer/Editor for the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse and as a Legal Policy Officer for Justice NSW and the Family Safety Branch of the Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department.

Mark is a recovering screenwriter with far too much knowledge of 90s film trivia.