Tammie Horton is the CEO and Founder of Phynix Initiative.

She is an Australian motivational speaker, coach, instructor, mentor, and consultant. She has a lived experience of bullying, self-harming, domestic abuse, suffering from anxiety and depression, supporting a partner with multiple health conditions, all the while holding down a full time and raising three children.

In 2018 Tammie left her career as a Business Continuity Manager in the Australian Public Service to pursue her passion of helping people overcome distress and overwhelm through motivation and resilience coaching, educating people on the valuable skills of Mental Health First Aid and promoting social and emotional development through the use of music and rhythm.