We'll kick off our first event for 2018, on Thursday 1st March at The Rules Club Wagga from 6pm, with our special guest and keynote speaker MICHELLE BRIDGES.
Gioia is a registered Architect and established GPG Architecture & Design in February 2006. Her architectural practice undertakes a diverse range of residential, public and commercial projects and assists clients in various aspects of planning, design and architecture.
Sarah is an accomplished and highly qualified director with over 25 years’ experience in the marketing, media and communications area along with extensive experience in the education sector (domestically and internationally). After many years as Executive Director of Marketing and Communication at Charles Sturt University (CSU) Sarah has recently accepted the position of Director of Advancement at CSU with the remit of building and leading a new standalone Development Office and bolstering the university’s philanthropic endeavours.
Sarah is the co-Proprietor of NRMA Insurance in Wagga, Narrandera, Cowra, Parkes, Forbes and Young, and the co-Franchisee of the NRMA Safer Driving School in Wagga and Parkes/Forbes.
Sarah has held a variety of leadership roles spanning over 27 years inclusive of her career in NRMA Insurance
Karen is a registered general and psychiatric nurse, with a background in health services delivery.
Karen’s predominant work has been with people who are on the social fringe e.g. people with mental illness, with drug and alcohol dependencies, women in prisons and women experiencing domestic violence.
I have been an employee of NAB for over 27 years. I grew up in the Western Districts of Victoria and my passion for Agriculture comes from spending time on my Mum’s family farm as a child.
Now here’s what I do… Like all business owners, I do a bit of everything- Oh! I draw the line at driving a truck. Although I would do deliveries if they were still done with a horse and cart… I do HR, project management, strive to liven up our business’ culture, and I liase with the teams of people whose skills we contract in to help us make good choices.
Judy is the Founder of Sureway Employment and Training, a company which has been involved in the delivery of Employment Services for over 20 years.
Tania commenced Food I Am in September 2011, opening her amazing purpose-built facility overlooking Wagga Wagga in April 2014. Located in the heart of Australia’s food bowl, the Riverina, Food I Am is an exciting destination for all lovers of fine food. Part cooking school, part private dining & events venue, Food I Am allows visitors to either roll up their sleeves and learn from the best chefs in the country, or to sit back and relax while the expert team prepares a culinary delight.
Julianne Carroll is a solicitor and director at Commins Hendriks Lawyers. She was admitted as a solicitor in 2003 having completed a Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Laws at the University of Canberra.