About Policy performance
Master of Program Evaluation (University of Melbourne, 2014)
Master of Public Policy and Management (Monash University, 2007)
Bachelor of Arts (University of Melbourne, 2001)
course facilitator: evidence in public policy 8-week leadership course, blavatnik school of government, oxford university (2020)
Australian Evaluation Society Board Member (March 2020 - ongoing) and chair, relationships committee
Australian Evaluation Society Victorian Committee Member (2019-2021)
Australian institute of company directors member (2020)
Charlie has been a policy and evaluation consultant since 2008, working in small (HLB Mann Judd, 2008-10), medium (ACIL Allen Consulting, 2010-2015) and large (KPMG, 2015-2018) consulting firms in various roles, from researcher to project leader. Between 2004 and mid-2008, Charlie worked in the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, supporting policy briefings and budget processes across the economic development, infrastructure, sport and tourism portfolios.
Charlie is a regular contributor to the Australasian Evaluation Society, having evaluated the AES international conference in Darwin in 2014. He regularly delivers Introduction 101 training to emerging evaluators, including an applied module. This two-day training suite is available to organisations looking to build evaluation familiarity and applied practice in key evaluation methods.
Charlie was a tutor in Impact Evaluation: Forms and Approaches at the University of Melbourne's Centre for Program Evaluation between 2015 and 2018. In 2020, he was an online facilitator for the Evidence in Public Policy leadership course at Oxford University, focusing on treatment and control group methods.
Charlie achieved DTF (Vic) accreditation as an Investment Logic Mapping facilitator in November 2016. He has since completed around 50 ILMs for clients across Australia. His approach and ILM rates are available here.
Outside work, Charlie plays competitive tennis. He formerly played top division hockey for 15 years and coached teams in Melbourne, India and Belgium. He has lived and worked overseas in Saudi Arabia, Costa Rica and India, including on several volunteer community development assignments.