WMNC Event: Women In Leadership Q&A Session, Nov 14, 2019
Waverley Meadows Netball Club proudly presents - Women in Leadership Q & A Session
Join us for healthy debate and inspirational discussion
Lisa Alexander Head Coach - Australian Diamonds
Carol Fox President/Chair - Women in Sport Australia and Vic Uni Women in Sport Ambassador
Kristiana Greenwood Co-founder - Real Energy and Board Member - Housing All Australians
Table seating with light refreshments provided
When: Thursday November 14th 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location : Mulgrave Country Club ( Corner of Wellington & Jells Rds, Wheelers Hill, Vic 3150)
About the Panellists:
A rich sporting background as an athlete including swimming, water polo and surf lifesaving, followed by coaching roles, board and committee positions, university lecturing and sports administration, Carol has experienced the mindset of champions firsthand.
Recently named as an AFR 100 Woman of Influence, an Ambassador for the ICCT20 World Cup 2020, Victoria University Women In Sport Ambassador and President of Women Sport Australia, Carol is a respected member of the sporting community and enjoys teaching her confident communication for leaders masterclasses to Elite teams and Grassroots levels in sport.
Kristiana was a co-founder and director of FM Innovations, an award winning technology company which she sold in early 2019 to Zuuse, a leading global software platform for construction and building operations. Currently Kris is the Chairman of FMA Australia, a non-executive director of Zuuse and sits on several boards including Housing All Australians, and Risk Dynamyx. Kris is also a director of TEN Women Networking Group, a team of ten high profile women in the property industry with a mandate to facilitate empowerment for women through business or philanthropic opportunities. In July of this year Kris co-founded Real Energy Co, a company focused on shining a light on the value of women and diversity in business through mentoring programs and business coaching.
Lisa has been a winning high performance coach for the past thirty years.
A Secondary Physical Education and Mathematics Teacher by profession, her CV is varied and eclectic, with stints as a Lecturer of Undergraduate Physical Education students, an author of student textbooks and a small business owner, to the very pinnacle of international High Performance Sport as the Head Coach of the Number One ranked netball team in the world for the past 8 years and 98 test matches, 2014 Commonwealth Games Gold medallists, 2015 World Champions, 7 times Constellation Cup Winners, 5 times Quad Series Winners, the Australian Diamonds Netball Team.
Lisa has always sought to educate her community along the journey, and feels passionately about this responsibility. She has coached the entire spectrum of netball as a sport from Under 10's right through to school teams and regional teams to state teams and the Australian 21/U Team and finally the Diamonds.
It has been a long journey to the top of the sport of netball, with many bends and twists along the way. Lisa has taken up the challenges with great gusto and with a big dollop of common sense. She is guided by her unending quest for excellence and learning more about the world she inhabits.
Lisa is an exceptional leader who is able to create a winning and success-driven environment through knowing the athletes in her care exceptionally well, person first, athlete second. She is driven by the philosophy that there is always room for improvement and that “we before me” is a timeless principle of all team sports.