About us

Ignite Project Services, established in 2016.

This is our story

Ignite Project Services was first established in 2016 by Mel Lukianenko and Pam Hardy.

Over the years, we have continued to grow our service by developing a close-knit team of highly experienced experts and specialists, many of whom we have partnered with or recruited in previous career roles.

As a team, we have demonstrated our ability to get results through the delivery of several highly-complex programs and projects at the highest level.


These are our values

In all of our interactions and activities, we promote the following core values.


We are committed to finishing the job, we see it through to the end and ensure we deliver high quality results every time.


Working with you to achieve great outcomes is what drives us.


We love a challenge and will bring a sense of urgency, and energy, to your organisation or problem.


We relish in the success of meeting our shared objectives with your team.


No shortcuts, you can trust in us to do the right thing every time.


You can rely on us to deliver to your needs and core objectives.

Meet our directors


Mel Lukianenko

Managing Director & Co-founder

Mel is a highly skilled ICT Senior Executive and Board Director with over twenty years of technical, commercial, and people leadership experience.

Her strengths lie in developing ICT strategic plans that deliver to business objectives, problem solving, remediation of operational issues whilst building constructive and productive teams.

She has a unique ability to look at the bigger picture, identify areas of opportunity, and work with teams to create positive outcomes.


Pam Hardy

Director & Co-founder

Pam is a dedicated Project Management professional, who thrives on delivering tangible business outcomes with her business analytics and project management expertise.

Pam’s skills extend across application development and implementations, data and integration issues along with extensive operational business management.

Pam has worked in a range of industries, including banking and finance, energy and utilities delivering large complex projects. Leading and delivering business transformation initiatives with pragmatic problem-solving skills are her core strengths.

A collaborative communicator, with proven people management skills and strong stakeholder engagement Pam delivers results every time.

Meet our team

Shaun Weber

Esther Murphy

Kellie Willits

Jill Harrison

Danica Nowakowski

Sarah Hill

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