PLATINUM+ GROUP MENTORING
Introducing our mentors for the 2021 Platinum+ leadership program.
In these group mentoring sessions you will have the opportunity to connect with expert mentors and an advisory board of like-minded women to solve a professional challenge.
Your mentor will guide you to identify your strengths, opportunities and the immediate steps you can take to overcome this hurdle.
More mentors to be announced.
Platinum+ members receive group mentoring sessions as part of their 12 month leadership program. Members have the opportunity to connect with expert mentors and an advisory board of like-minded women to solve a professional challenge.
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- Choose the mentor who best aligns with your career and interests.
- Stop, collaborate and listen. We encourage all mentees to contribute to the discussion and learn from other Platinum+ members who take part in the mentoring session.
We know your time is valuable. These sessions have been designed to be an impactful and speedy 90 minute commitment.
- Sessions are held on Microsoft Teams.
Spaces are limited so Platinum+ members are encouraged to get in quick!
- Platinum+ members choose the mentor who best aligns with their career and interests.
- Stop, collaborate and listen. Platinum+ members are encouraged to contribute to the discussion and learn from other Platinum+ members who take part in the mentoring session.
These sessions have been designed to be an impactful and speedy 90 minute commitment.
- Sessions are held on Microsoft Teams.
MEET THE MENTORS
Kylie headed up the Cabinet Secretariat in the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet from 2010-2012, and then worked on Defence policy in PM&C, culminating as the head of the National Security Division. Kylie was formerly the Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Defence and is currently Chief Operating Officer for the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER). BOOK SESSION Prue Clarke
Prue’s reporting and commentary has appeared in the Washington Post, the New York Times, The Guardian, Foreign Policy and the BBC. Prue also co-founded New Narratives, a non-profit supporting independent journalism and media innovation in Africa. Prue was a founding executive of the Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism. BOOK SESSION Lizzie Young
Lizzie is one of the most senior female media executives in Australia. She has more than twenty years across content, marketing and commercial partnerships. She is currently Managing Director – Group Marketing and Local Markets at Nine. She is also a member of the Future Women board and is regularly named one of the most powerful women in media. BOOK SESSION Niti Nadarajah
Niti is a senior in-house lawyer working in Melbourne. But more than being a lawyer, Niti is also a woman, a mother and a human being. As she has grown into her career and life has thrown challenges at her, including the juggle of motherhood, Niti has become an advocate for authenticity and vulnerability, mental health issues and DEI at her workplace, on LinkedIn and more broadly. BOOK SESSION Alicia Stephenson
Alicia is a former Telstra Young Business Woman of the Year for Victoria and AIM 30 under 30 emerging leader. After successfully building her company, Alicia became a leading authority and popular speaker on inclusive strategies toward equality, including Generational Dynamics in organisations. She has appeared in The Age and on ABC radio. Kellie Hush
Kellie is the former Editor-in-chief of Harper’s BAZAAR Australia. Today she consults to FinTech, digital start-ups and fashion brands locally and internationally. She is a Melbourne Fashion Festival Board Director and a Trustee of the Museum for Applied Arts and Sciences and St George Foundation. BOOK SESSION Helen McCabe
Helen is the Founder and Managing Director of Future Women. She has thirty years working across every media platform. She was deputy editor of the Sunday Telegraph newspaper, Night Editor of The Australianand editor-in-chief of The Australian Women’s Weekly. She holds a number of board roles for not-for-profits. BOOK SESSION Georgina Wind
Georgina has spent the last 13 years working in a variety of risk and compliance, people leader, and management roles. In her latest role at Telstra as the Chief Compliance Officer she was responsible for building an enterprise-wide compliance community, and driving cultural and process changes to uplift performance across the organisation. She is currently completing an MBA. BOOK SESSION Cheryl Cartwright
Cheryl has three decades of working in media, politics and public advocacy. She is a non-executive board director and director of Barton Deakin and has experience as a successful industry CEO, chief of staff to a federal Cabinet Minister and as a Canberra press gallery journalist (print, radio and television). BOOK SESSION Alys Gagnon
Alys is a media and communications specialist with a background in politics, advocacy and journalism. She has served on the staff of numerous federal and state Labor politicians and the ALP National Secretariat. In between stints in politics, Alys was an editor at Mamamia Women’s Network and Kidspot. BOOK SESSION