Our Founder and Managing Director

Carly has a Bachelor of Education (Primary) and has founded Little Sparklers to further the work that she began with The Beyond Sleep Training Project.

She is a passionate advocate for babies and families and helping new parents find their way through an often overwhelming and deeply vulnerable time.

Carly believes in the power of lived experience and peer support in improving parental confidence and well-being. 

She has big dreams of improving the support available to families through bringing the realities and challenges of early parenting to light so support structures can meet people where they need them in practical, effective and timely ways.

Carly lives in Mount Isa outback Queensland with her dedicated husband and three wonderful young children.

Read more of Carly's perspectives