Annette has over 20 years’ experience in not for profit and charitable sector. She has strong leadership, project management, strategic and governance skills which are focused on promoting a culture of growth and continuous improvement. Experienced in bringing teams of people together from diverse backgrounds and valuing that people are the great asset when it comes to ensuring the common goal is achieved.
Prior to moving to Australia from New Zealand in 2018, Annette was CEO for a unique education trust fund assisting young New Zealander’s through tertiary education. Her background is in event management, education, working with young people and with Indigenous youth. In May 2019, she was awarded by Her Majesty The Queen as a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) for her work with youth and Indigenous peoples.
Currently Annette has several project management consulting roles. Along with being the current Chaplain for the Gold Coast Titans NRLW and Netball teams, she is a board director for Momentum Collective, Pacific Rugby Players Association (Global organisation) and a director of Abundant Storehouse Limited.