Tim Sprague is the Director of Human Resources, Macquarie University and a Director of the University owned Company U@MQ. Tim is a registered psychologist and holds a Masters of Commerce in Human Resource Studies. He has worked in a range of learning and development roles and as a consultant on the design performance systems. More recently, he has held various roles in human resources primarily in the banking and finance sector as well as the role of HR Director at the Australian Graduate School of Management. He has implemented a range of major structural and cultural change programmes including a number of innitiatives which have maitained staff engagement through contested industrial campaigns. Tim’s main areas of interest are organisational development, change management, and the attraction, development, motivation and retention of high performing staff.