Based in Melbourne, Australia, Your Parent Coach is a business dedicated to helping parents become the best parents they can be and was started by Annette Downing in 2016.

Annette has over 30 years of experience teaching children and working with parents and other teachers. She has worked in Australia and overseas in various teaching and other education-related roles and a variety of school settings, and has parented three lovely children of her own with her husband. Annette's formal coaching journey began when she became an educational leader, responsible for coaching teaching staff and supporting parents, and this consolidated her personal empathy and people skills with professional training as a coach .

Annette is now passionate about coaching parents to help them to achieve their vision of family relationships. Annette works with parents to develop practical actions so that they can parent with confidence and ease. She helps parents to become the best possible versions of themselves as parents.