Speakers

Hon Anna Bligh

Former Premier of Queensland & CEO

Australian Banking Association

Bio

Pip Russell

2018 Queensland Local Hero & Founder

Juiced TV

Bio

Cr Amanda Cooper

Councillor

Brisbane City Council

Cheryl Vardon

Chief Executive and Principal Commissioner

Queensland Family and Child Commission

Bio

Katarina Carroll

Commissioner

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services

Bio

Megan Barry

Acting Deputy Commissioner

Queensland Public Service Commission

Bio

Irene Violet

Assistant Director-General, Responsive Government

Department of Housing and Public Works

Sandra McLean

Director People and Engagement

Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development and the Commonwealth Games

Bio

Lisa Jenkinson

Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship QLD

KPMG Australia

Bio

Lance Hockridge

Non-Executive Director and Diversity Advocate

Bio

Cathie Schnitzerling

Regional Editor QLD

ABC

Bio

Tishara Mina

General Manager

Michael Hill Retail Australia

Bio

Andrea Joseph

Chief People Works Officer

Corporate Travel Management

Carly Irving

GM Customer and Market Operations for Distribution

Energy Queensland

Bio

Madeline Price

National Director and Founder

One Woman Project

Bio

Nina Du Thaler

Chief Information Officer

Uniting Care QLD

Bio

Kylie Sprott

Chief Transformation Officer

Xenith IP Group

Bio

Donnell Davis

President QLD

United Nations Association of Australia

Bio

Dalene Wray

Managing Director

OBE Organic

Bio

Peter Birtles

Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Super Retail Group

Bio

Nikki Poteri-Collie

General Manager Finance, Strategy & Growth

Downer

Bio

Virginia Nelson

Superintendent Patrols

Queensland Police Service

Bio

Dr. Amanda Dines

Executive Director

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

Professor Greg Marston

Head of School of Social Science

University of Queensland

Bio

Dr Sue Keay

Chief Operating Officer, Australian Centre for Robotic Vision

Queensland University of Technology

Bio

Terry Fitzsimmons

Managing Director

Australian Gender Equality Council

Maureen Frank

Chief Disruption Officer

emberin

Bio

Breeanna Brock

Women’s CEO

Brisbane Lions

Bio

Charles Rattray

Executive General Manager

Yurika

Bio

Christine Smyth

Partner

Robbins Watson Solicitors

Bio

Alison Sherry

General Manager – People Operations, Ranbury Management Group and Board Director

RSPCA Queensland

Bio

Janeen Vosper

Sales & Presentation Coach

Speech Perfect

Bio

Jade Williamson

Director

ExceedMe

Bio

Caroline Morrissey

Manager Business Development and Diversity

Queensland Resources Council

Bio

Jackie Babbage

Co-Founder and CEO

NoExpiry

Bio

Isobella Powell

President

QUT Guild

Jill Price

Oracle Women’s Leadership Queensland Community Leader

Oracle

Bio

Rebecca Livesey

Founder and Managing Director

Achieve-Lead-Succeed

Bio

Kim Yabsley

Director and Principal Consultant

Stratcomm Pty Ltd

Bio

Erin Watson

Managing Director

Erin Watson Consulting

Bio

Jess Heading

Life Coach, Head of Australia &New Zealand

Talking Talent

Bio

Sonia McDonald

Keynote Speaker, Author, Leadership Coach and Advisor

LeadershipHQ

Bio

Stephanie Leahy

Senior Technical Recruiter & Remote Year Participant

Digital Talent Co. & Women in Digital

Bio