Meet Our Team
The Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT) has kicked some big goals in the education and fitness industries since launching over 16 years ago. This can be attributed to the dedication of a group of outstanding professionals, who have driven our business growth and successful business outcomes, while keeping our students success as our first priority.
Kevin Kalinko – Director
Kevin has a strong emphasis on integrity of product and reputation, which is highlighted in AIPT’s service and course offerings. His impressive career portfolio includes senior management exposure in a wide range of private equity and publicly listed ASX top companies.
He has experience in the education, finance, strategy, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance industries, with his most recent role directing the operation of multiple national Registered Training Organisations since 2010.
Holding a Bachelor degree in Commerce and a Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance, Kevin is a director of numerous not-for-profit and for-profit companies; and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Kylie Fahey – Group Chief Executive Officer
As the Group Chief Executive Officer of Foundation Education and AIPT, as well as a private higher education provider the Institute for Emotionally Focused Therapy (IEFT), Kylie is a strong advocate for lifelong learning.
With extensive senior executive experience, Kylie’s drive and dedication has transcended across numerous sectors including education, government, health, civil Infrastructure and fitness.
Kylie was pivotal in establishing Foundation Education in 2011, which now offers over 60 courses and a bespoke eLearning platform.
Overseeing a diverse network of over 140 employees, 100 Campus Directors and industry stakeholders, Kylie is an inspirational leader and thrives on using her passion for the education sector to consistently increase student enrolments and improve organisational growth. As the financial year progresses into 2017, Kylie continues to lead the group’s expansion with diversification into CRICOS.
With a passion for fitness, Kylie is an avid mountain biker, and enjoys travel and dinner with friends. She is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds both a Masters of Business and an Undergraduate Degree in Health Sciences.
Hennie Stoltz - General Manager of Careers
Hennie is a key influencer with a high energy leadership approach and absolute focus on quality outcomes for AIPT students. Qualified in PC engineering, Hennie has 7 years solution selling experience in the education and telecommunications sectors across Australia and South Africa. Leading a team of high achieving Career Advisors, Hennie motivates and encourages continual training opportunities to develop the overall team skillset as a means of delivering quality solutions and advice for our students.