We’re a little bit proud of our amazing team. Avion copywriters are clever, creative and extremely passionate about the work we do. We can work with you in a variety of capacities – from as-needed projects, to regular monthly content retainers, to working in-house alongside your team.
Although we come from a range of different backgrounds, we’re well versed in SEO, UX, CX, accessibility and the latest content marketing trends and techniques. No matter who’s working on your project, your content is in good hands.
Allow us to introduce ourselves – and click to connect on LinkedIn!
Natalie Director & Content Strategist
Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication)
Exceptional wordsmith. Digital connoisseur. Strategic mastermind. These are just a few things that have come from Natalie’s one and a half decades of professional writing and advertising experience. She’s talented, ambitious, and always ready for new challenges. Sound impressive? She’s also a black diamond shredder on the ski slopes and an ace on the soccer pitch.
Natalie’s led projects for clients including Monash University, The Melbourne School of Government and ME Bank.Find out more
Alexandra Strategy Lead & Copywriter
Bachelor of Arts (Journalism)
Master of Arts (Writing)
Resident relationship expert, Alexandra knows that great projects rely on great communication. With a background in journalism and creative writing, she knows how to create compelling brand stories. She’s a people-person, a brilliant project manager and has considerable leadership experience. Plus, she’s always got a pun on hand.
Ally’s led projects for clients including Victoria Teachers Mutual Bank, The University of Melbourne Staff Hub and RMIT.Find out more
Marion Creative Director
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Hons. Fine Arts Photomedia)
Masters of Arts (Writing)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
As a globe trotting poet, Marion’s love of words is outweighed only by her love of meeting new people. Having worked in London, New York and California, Marion comes with a full bag of experience from both creative and commercial writing gigs. Obsessed with all things digital, Marion’s passion for blending data and creativity is contagious.
Marion’s led projects for clients including APR Creative, Greenhaus and WorldSkills Australia.Find out more
Michelle Head of Client Engagement
Bachelor of Arts (German Studies)
Executive Master of Arts
As a language aficionado and speaker of three, Michelle’s passionate about language in all shapes and forms. With experience in the EdTech space, she’s no stranger to the digital world and is thrilled she gets to combine two of her loves: words and the World Wide Web. Other affairs of the heart include building meaningful connections with others, lending an empathic ear and using her keen eye for detail for good (they don’t call her “Eagle-Eye Shelly” for nothing).Find out more
Stephanie Head of Operations & Copywriter
Bachelor of Communication (Professional Communication)
Steph thinks humans are great. She is passionate about using words to create excellent customer experiences and gets big thrills from communicating something well. During her time she has honed her digital content creation skills, particularly in the business and education sectors. She’s also an avid literature enthusiast and hopes to publish a book… one day.
Steph’s led projects for Torrens University, Ben & Jerry’s and Diaco’s Garden Nursery.Find out more
Rhys Head of Delivery & Copywriter
Bachelor of Theatre
Master of Public Relations, Advertising and Applied Communication
With a background in theatre and performance, Rhys brings charm and charisma to everything he does. He’s also a skilled writer and communication expert. His acting experience makes him a pro when it comes to script writing. Those corporate videos? Sorted.
Rhys has led projects for AAMI Insurance, Lence and Aston Acquisitions.Find out more
Associate Degree in Professional Writing and Editing
Never without his notebook and fountain pen, Ben is always listening and scribbling. He loves to find out how ideas connect, then turns what he learns into vivid, effective copy. Ben’s a gun at writing blogs and is a communications whiz. He spends his downtime writing essays and fiction, and exploring issues on his podcast, Bensplaining.
Ben has led projects for clients including St Vincent DePaul, Benetas and Tick Homes.Find out more
Bachelor of Business (Marketing Management)
Master of Arts (Publishing and Communications)
Helena brings her background in marketing, advertising and illustrated publishing into her editorial skills, where she’s just as comfortable creating structure and coherence in a business report as she is creating the index for a cookbook. When she’s not reorganising, reading or writing words, Helena enjoys looking for wildlife around the world, both above and below the ocean surface.
Helena has led projects for The Victorian Human Rights Commission, Hardie Grant Explore and Pan Macmillan.Find out more
Bachelor of Journalism
Addicted to witty wordplay, carefully crafted content, and alliteration (apparently), Mel adds her unique flair to everything she writes. Her background is in SEO copywriting and digital marketing, and nothing makes her happier than writing copy that achieves results and exceeds the client’s expectations. Although 5-year-old-Mel’s dream job was to be an ice cream salesperson, she’s definitely pleased the initial decision was reviewed and amended to follow the copywriting career path, instead.
Melinda has led projects for Brooks, Energy Australia and Fusion Retail.Find out more
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours)
A nerd about all things word-related, Christine has a keen eye for detail and an empathetic approach to the copy she writes. Her background as a writer and communications specialist for visual arts organisations in Australia, New Zealand and the United States makes her a whiz at creating engaging content for communities. Christine is also an exhibiting photo-media artist who published her first monograph, The Winter Garden, in March 2018.
Christine has led projects for Transurban, Sanderson Contemporary and PhotoForum NZ.Find out more
Bachelor of Marketing Communications
Certificate 3 in Allied Health Assistance
After majoring in professional writing at university, Megan knew she’d found her calling. She’s passionate about the power of incredible storytelling and is always looking to turn a challenge into an opportunity. In her free time, Megan is busy curating her Pinterest page, delving into the wondrous world of startups and searching for the perfect dumpling restaurant in Melbourne.
Megan has led projects for Redline Digital, Family Life and Keypath.Find out more
Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing
Having previously worked as an urban planner in local government, Tom found himself heading back to the university drawing board. Running with renewed energy, he brings a fresh perspective to copywriting and the ability to deliver on complex projects. With experience working in EdTech, Tom has a wealth of knowledge in marketing and a strong digital nous. What else? He’s also visited the vast Kingdom of Bhutan, twice.
Tom has led projects for Suncorp, Headspace and IODM.Find out more
Bachelor of Arts (History)
Master of Teaching (English & History)
Master of Numeracy (Education)
Laurence has everyone schooled when it comes to dotting our ‘I’s and crossing our ‘T’s. No, really. He’s an English teacher, professional proofreader and exceptional editor. He’s got an eye for sentence structure and is unrivalled on the scrabble board.
Laurence’s led projects for clients including ESUPERFUND, Southern Cross University and Tyco.Find out more
Rachelle Services Support
Bachelor of Science/Commerce (Information Technology)
Rachelle (yep, it’s pronounced like Rachel) is our support away from home. Based in the Philippines, Rachelle is homely, family-orientated, a loving aunt and super savvy when it comes to helping the Avion team. We can always count on Rachelle to have our backs.
Rachelle’s always on hand to sort out admin, invoice and bill clients, and ensure all our files in order.Find out more