Eimear is an experienced educator and senior manager in both Australia and the United Kingdom. For many years, Eimear worked in the vocational education and training sector, where she was an educator and the Head of School for Business at TAFE Queensland. She then transitioned into the financial services sector, where she held a global role in compliance training and strategy at Citigroup Inc. in the UK.

Her tertiary qualifications, particularly in adult education and project management, underpin her experience in effective course design and delivery. She has significant experience in leading, managing and developing staff, as well as managing projects and learning programs that are aligned to business strategy and policy. Eimear is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA).