The Team

Vicki Davidson – Director

With over 25 years in management and consulting roles, Vicki Davidson has a wealth of experience in working with public sector clients in health, human services, infrastructure, leisure and the environment. She has a high level of conceptual ability, top level research skills and writes high quality reports. Vicki has an honours degree in psychology, a master’s degree in Economics (London University) and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Joanna Bessant – Project Manager

Joanna has international experience and extensive knowledge in both corporate and government sectors having previously worked as a Marketing Director in Australia and Asia. She has extensive skills in project management, strategic planning, consumer research and marketing. Joanna has excellent personal communication and relationship building skills enabling her to work with a wide range of individuals and ensure total client satisfaction.

Tim Bruwer – Senior Consultant

Tim Bruwer worked for more than 30 years in senior roles in academic, national and public libraries in South Africa, Australia and Papua New Guinea. More recently, he worked in senior roles in local government, has extensive experience in community engagement and has been awarded nationally for innovation. Tim has a master’s degree from Monash University and is highly skilled in research, consultation, strategic thinking and conceptualisation.

Rebecca Haack – Senior Consultant

Rebecca has over 22 years in the provision of services to the Community, predominantly within Local Government. Rebecca originally trained in Early Childhood Development & Children’s Services and later moved into the Community Support Sector for older people and people with a disability. She is an experienced manager of large services with a focus on customer service and has a highly engaging communication and facilitation style.


Quest Consulting has a range of collaborative arrangements with other specialist consultants to ensure both the breadth of expertise and the resources are in place to complete all projects to the highest standard.