Founder, Advancing Women
Michelle is an award-winning advisor, speaker, MC & facilitator who is well informed about contemporary issues in business, sport & equality. As the founder of Advancing Women, professional women’s network, Women Who Get It & cofounder of Culturally Diverse Workforces, Michelle is determined to contribute to achieving global gender equality in her lifetime.
Michelle has had a distinguished corporate career, having held executive leadership roles in the Banking, Telco, BPO and 3PL industries for blue chip companies such as NAB, Telstra, Serco and Aegis.
She is also on the boards of Williamstown Football Club & Good Shepherd Microfinance, is a proud recipient of the AFR & Qantas 100 Women of Influence Award (2018), an EWN Football Woman of the Year finalist, a Graduate of the AICD, holds an Executive MBA & is a qualified organisational coach.
Michelle is well known for her collaborative, engaging and inclusive leadership and her laser sharp business acumen, and is an operating model performance turnaround specialist.