CEO Profile

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Nola Hennessy, is the inspirational Founder of Serenidad Consulting® and The Peace Ranch®.

Serenidad Consulting® recognized as “A world-changer”

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Nola has spent many years travelling globally to support her clients and other business activities; raise awareness of the “hard” topics; support the promotion of her books; deliver keynotes, presentations and training; and grow Serenidad’s presence and positive impact.

Her clients since the mid 70’s are spread across all major industry and government business groups, educational institutions and scientific bodies including:

University of Texas (USA), Texas Government and Governor’s Office (USA); Lockheed Martin (USA); Master Typist Inc (USA), National Tire Wholesale (USA), Annandale Engineering (USA); major ICT multinationals (e.g. Lockheed Martin, HP, WANG, IBM, Nixdorf, Unisys, Open Computer Systems, SUN, Honeywell Information Systems); ACT Emergency Services Agency; Melbourne, WA & Australian National Universities (including John Curtin School of Medical Research); Federal Government in Australia including Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Immigration and Ethnic Affairs, The High Court (justices and senior justice), the Australian Parliamentary Departments (5), Department of Industrial Relations, Australian Taxation Office, Promotion Australia, Austrade, Australian Defence Organisation, (former) Joint Intelligence Organisation, (former) Department of Air Force and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization; Scientific Management Associates; Kodak Australasia; various Australian State Government departments (ACT, WA, NSW, VIC); major hospitals and medical practices; General Motors; NSW mining and primary production companies; Sharp Corporation and other reprographics companies; and a range of other large and smaller consulting firms.

LATEST LITERARY NEWS: Nola has received 70 literary awards since 2011  including:

“Best Inspirational Book” Pinnacle Award (USA) – for No Boxing Allowed

2 “Best General Non-Fiction”, “Best Health Book” and 3 Runners-Up Best Health/Wellness and General Non-Fiction Book – for Post-Traumatic Stress – Not a Life Sentence 

2 “Best Children’s Book” and 3 Runners-Up (Paris & USA) – for Feronia – The Little Girl Who Learned to Fly Free

“Best Autobiography” twice (USA) – for The Peace Angel 

Runner Up for “How To” Books (USA) – for From PMS to PMA – A Change Management Guide 

Nola is available to deliver keynotes, conference papers, inspirational addresses, and a range of other public and private presentations. Please direct all such enquiries to (email) USGenquiry at serenidadconsulting dot com.

Nola’s Media One Sheet

Nola’s Short Biography (a longer biography is available on the Our People page)