Hannah completed a Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies majoring in Journalism and Professional Writing at the University of Wollongong. She also has a Master of Arts in English Literature via the University of New England. Hannah is also a trained ESOL Home Tutor with English Language Partners New Zealand, providing English-language support to former refugees and migrants. Hannah is a certified practitioner for Extended DISC.
Hannah’s professional history spans across a range of industries, including legal services, furniture, and tourism, with digital marketing and professional writing as her areas of expertise. She is also a passionate creative writer and has published an original fiction piece in The Australian Times Unearthed Fiction magazine.
Hannah’s ability to produce high quality scholarship applications has resulted in her personal receipt of two academic scholarships during her tertiary study. Hannah received a $5,000 Work Integrated Learning Scholarship at the Illawarra Mercury in 2012, providing her with newsroom experience and a portfolio of news articles and feature pieces written to a readership of over 65,000 people. She is also a recipient of a Commonwealth Supported Place for her master’s degree, which is a partial subsidy scholarship funded by the Australian Government."