Annabelle Tappouras


NousGroup Background Pattern
Annabelle brings valuable experience working in the Australian Government in both strategic policy development and organisational change management.
Her background in psychology and business management has developed her strong interest in working on behaviourally-informed policy and change approaches for organisations. Analytical and detail-oriented, Annabelle is experienced at liaising with internal and external project stakeholders and passionate about producing effective and human-centred solutions.

Influential work

  • Developed a program benefits data dashboard to measure improvements and monitor program success for a high-profile government organisational workplace and culture transformation project
  • Conducted staff research and user testing to collect insights about staff sentiment and change readiness to recommendations for program improvement
  • Produced research and human-centred design deliverables to provide advice on complex health workforce problems for policy areas in the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care internal consultancy team, the Health Design Lab.

Outside of Nous

Annabelle has a background in Australian Government working on strategic policy development for health workforce policy areas, as well as organisational change management for the Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care. She has worked to deliver a major workplace and organisational transformation project for a mature government agency, spanning multiple Australian office locations. She has also worked on human-centred design solutions for complex health workforce issues as part of a specialised internal consulting team at the Department of Health and Aged Care.

While studying a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and a Bachelor of Business Administration at Macquarie University, Annabelle discovered a passion for consulting through 180 Degrees Consulting, through which she worked with social impact organisations in Sydney and internationally.

In her spare time...

Annabelle enjoys nature hikes and dinner with friends. Originally from the coastal town of Newcastle, whenever possible she likes to travel to the beach for an ocean dip.