As part of the 2018 Women’s Round, Hockey Victoria is hosting our seventh annual Women and Girls Breakfast. The theme this year will be will be “Driving the Dream”, with a focus on providing opportunities for women.
Hockey Victoria is excited to announce our 2018 guest speaker, renowned lawyer and administrator, Peggy O’Neal. Peggy is the current president of reigning AFL mens premiers, the Richmond Football Club. She was the first woman elected to the Richmond board and is the first and only woman to chair the board of an AFL club. Peggy recently chaired a state government inquiry into Women and Girls in Sport and Active Recreation which has lend to the current ‘Change our Game’ campaign. During the event we will hear firsthand Peggy’s journey to becoming a successful administrator and gain insights into driving female participation and leadership in sport, as well as strategies for managing personalities on boards.
Our Master of Ceremonies for the morning will be the entertaining media personality, Sue Gaudion. Sue is a current commentator for Channel 9s Wide World of Sports Suncorp Super Netball and International Test Series, and is a popular courtside announcer. Sue is also an experienced high performance coach and a former AIS scholarship holder. Sue will guide us through an entertaining and inspiring morning and will share some insight into her achievements and the obstacles she has faced as a female in the sports industry.
Theme: “Driving the Dream”
Venue: The Carousel, 22 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park Victoria 3206
Date: Friday 11th May 2018
Time: 7:30am-9:30am (networking opportunity 7:00am-7:30am)
Paid parking is available at The Carousal venue. Eftpos and cash accepted.