About Us

Based at Maryborough, servicing Central and South East Queensland (and wider afield), ‘Solutions4HR’ are a Specialist Human Resource Management Consultancy which provides compliant and effective Human Resource Management and Workplace Health and Safety advice, systems and procedures customised to your business needs.

The goal of Solutions for Human Resources is to equip your key personnel with the skills and systems to manage human resources and workplace health and safety within your own business.

Let us show you how to enhance the effectiveness of your business through the management of Staff related issues and minimising your business’s exposure to risk associated with Staff.

Our principal is a dynamic, down to earth passionate Human Resource Professional who understands the role of HR is to support and help grow the business, while minimising exposure to employee related risks. Hellen is a Certified Professional member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) with 30 years experience in Senior Human Resource Management roles.​

Hellen Ryan
Principal Consultant, Solutions for Human Resources


  • 30 years in Human Resources and Senior Management roles
  • Worked in Large businesses as HR Manager and Consulted in Small and Medium businesses
  • Private and Public Sector experience
  • Worked with 990 employees as a HR Manager


  • Bachelor in Applied Science (Psychology)
  • (Post) Graduate Diploma of Management (1/2 MBA) with a major in Human Resources
  • Diploma of Hospitality Management 
  • Diploma of Occupational Health and Safety
  • Keeps up to date with Employment and Workplace Health and Safety Legislative Changes 


  • Hospitality (employed in large mainland and offshore island resorts, licensed clubs, cafes, restaurants)
  • Local Government (Council) and State Government Water Resources Corporation (as employee HR Mgr)
  • Construction (electrical, plumbing, building, demolition, scaffolding, landscaping)
  • Mechanics (RACQ contractors, CanAm dealer, general mechanical)
  • Professional services (accountancy firms, law firms)
  • Private schools 
  • Churches
  • Equipment / motor vehicle sales and repairs / RACQ contractor 
  • Hire Industry (machinery, plant & equipment)
  • Retail
  • Communications & IT
  • Airport corporation
  • Sawmill 
  • Laser cutting
  • Real estate
  • Piggery/ Farming
  • Production Nursery
  • And … many and varied small businesses

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