Our Team

D4G is a professional services company that has drawn together a network of industry experts, consultants and advisors who are a multi-disciplinary team who have worked across sectors. 

Together we ensure  we are able to quickly respond to requests.

Our core values are reflected by every member of the D4G team;

  • We deliver outcomes through exceptional service
  • We deliver projects on time and within budget
  • We are creative lateral thinkers
  • We are passionate
  • We celebrate

Christine Charles

Managing Director

Christine is passionate about growing business and achieving results, and as Managing Director works with an experienced and committed team to deliver outstanding results. She has held a variety of positions in the private sector, public sector, community sector and academia.

Kim Muhlen

Principal

Kim Muhlen is a Principal in the D4G team. Kims’ core expertise is in community and economic development, supporting individuals, business and co-operatives. Kim has consulted and collaborated with all tiers of government, chambers of commerce, industry representatives’ medium and small business owners.

Mark Elliott

Senior Associate

Mark  has 25+ years professional experience working in the community as a Facilitator | Community Educator , Project Officer and Community Worker across a variety of sectors including Government (Federal and State) and community based organisations in South Australia including remote and regional communities.

Rodger Barnes

Senior Associate

Rodger has 20+ years professional experience working to advance positive relations between responsible mining companies and communities affected by their operations. Rodger keeps a focus on engendering strategic collaborative relationships based on mutual respect and trust.

Jane Russo

Senior Associate

Jane’s has over 20 years’ experience encompassing multiple sectors including education, youth, tertiary pathways, government, health, community services, volunteering and sport. Jane’s expertise as an engagement practitioner, partnership broker, stakeholder relations consultant and strategic policy adviser has been utilised within various South Australian government departments.

Collaboration and co-creation
Results through working together