Centre Manager Kim Edwards

Mudgee Region Centre Manager, Kim Edwards is a passionate educator and an award winning business woman.  She began her career working in community development and aid programs in the Middle East and Asia.  Today, she continues to champion the cause for positive social change through education and training.

With more than 40 years experience working internationally and throughout Australia, Kim has received multiple awards including the Queensland Premier’s Award for Education, the Medal of Excellence from the Australian Institute of Management, Sunshine Coast Business Woman of the Year and the Regional Business Person of the Year.

Currently based in Mudgee as the centre manager of CUC Mudgee Region, her previous roles include Skills Advisor for the Australian Pacific Training Coalition in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, and the pioneering Dean for one of the first women’s vocational training colleges, Colleges of Excellence, in Saudi Arabia.