Meet The Team

John Dickson

John Dickson is one of Australia’s most respected hospitality managers, with over 40 years experience in hospitality operations.

Christian Mott
Operations Manager

Christian brings over 10 years of industry experience, specialising in coaching and mentoring for our school based trainees.

Aaron Bray
General Manager

Aaron manages every aspect of Club Training Australia, utilising his breadth of knowledge and over 16 years high level management in the hospitality industry.

Erin Powell
Compliance Administration Manager

Erin has 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, with an extensive background in cafés, restaurants and community clubs.

Jason McIlroy
Business Development & Training Consultant

A highly experienced industry expert, Jason is an avid supporter of hands-on hospitality education and achieving real results

Samantha Litfin

Samantha litfin
marketing manager

Over 20 years of experience across the hospitality and retail sectors, with an extensive background in Community Clubs and Shopping Centres. 

Chris Cave
Commercial Cookery Consultant

Enthusiastic and well-organised, Chris has a fantastic range of administration, cooking and customer service skills.

Cindy Robinson

Cindy Robinson
Business Development Manager

As a Business Development Manager and Training Consultant, Cindy’s experience in business development is centred in the training and hospitality sectors.

Paul McKell
Training Consultant

Paul McKell is a Training Consultant with CTA Training Specialists, bringing to the team an immense passion for the industry and over 20 years of experience.

Matti Rollo

Matti Rollo
Training Consultant

Matti Rollo has an extensive Hospitality background spanning over 18 years. Matti has worked in hotels, fast food chains, pubs and training organisations.

Beatrix Bryce
Student Services Officer

Beatrix is a driven Student Services Officer, providing quality administrative assistance to students and the CTA team.

Emma Merefield
Student Services Officer

Emma ensures that our company keeps running smoothly with her abundance of proficiency in everything administration.

Shaun Andrews-Close
Training Consultant (First Aid)

As an experienced first aid trainer, Shaun is hardworking and passionate about passing his skills and knowledge onto his students.

Jacob Currie
Training Consultant

Jacob is enthusiastic about sharing his vast knowledge and skills with his students.