Fiona Brady

Project & Grant Management Consultant

Fiona Brady

About Fiona

Fiona Brady brings over 15 years’ experience and a very broad knowledge of local government finance and administration from her 10 years consulting to small remote Indigenous Councils using a combination of monthly on-site visits and a range of ICT services.
She provided support for all areas of council operations including enterprise, development and operation, employment programs, housing services, social, cultural and recreation programs. Fiona spent a further 5 years in Community Services and Administration managerial roles.

She has extensive grant writing and management experience including 3 years working for Queensland Government administering a regional grants program.

Key Experience

Written 35+ grant applications

Building Better Regions, Building Our Regions, FNQ and NQ Monsoon Trough Funding, Illegal Dumping Hotspot Program, Active Communities Fund, Safer Communities Fund, Queensland Destination Events Program, RioTinto Community Development Fund, Queensland Disaster Resiliance Fund, Queensland Feral Pest Initiative, Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program, Growing Tourism Infrastructure Fund

Core Capacity

  • Capacity development and workplace learning
  • Community development and engagement
  • Research and analysis
  • Writing and editing
  • Community planning
  • Administering grant programs
  • Sourcing and writing grant applications
  • Project design, assessment and evaluation
  • Coordination of stakeholders and collaborative projects.


  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Arts
  • Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Professional, Adult and Vocational
  • Education)
  • Master of Learning Management