Jonelle is an early childhood professional with extensive experience in a broad range of early childhood settings. This practical knowledge comes from being an owner / manager, teacher and also from experience with home-based care services and an understanding of Montessori principles through parent education and teacher training. Jonelle is able to draw on her work with educators, children and families and her teaching experience to inspire those wishing to explore excellence in early childhood service provision. Jonelle is an active member of Astute Education in early childhood centre research and administration. Jonelle is available to assist organisations, individuals, and communities to explore excellence in early childhood education and care.