Write from the Start

Last Thursday I was thrilled to speak at the Kilvington Grammar Writers Festival Awards ceremony. Recipients from junior, middle and upper secondary were recognised for their written contributions to the theme of ‘Courage’. I took the opportunity to...

Thanking Career Heroes for Everyday Excellence

Happy ‘Thank-A-Paramedic-Day’ to these @ambulancevic Career Heroes who save lives every damn day. For your compassion, professionalism and dedication to your craft – all of us here in Victoria, offer you a heartfelt thanks. At Essendon airfield AV...

A Film Festivus for the Rest of Us

Good times at opening night of the #ArabFilmFestival , screening the Lebanese film, ‘Mahbas’- a hilarious rom-com parodying a cross cultural wedding of characteristic high drama and family quirks.   Congratulations Festival Director, Fadia Abboud,...

Why Leadership Culture requires Cultural Leaders 

Completed a presentation on Diversity in Leadership for the Maurice Blackburn Annual Leaders Meeting this morning. Robust and rigorous conversation ensued around issues of equality, minority representation and the business & moral imperative of recognising our...

Diverse Leaders: Learning, Leaning & Leaping in Bounds

Presented a keynote this perfect Melbourne winter morning at the Young Sri Lankan Professionals Network- to the topic ‘Diversity & Inclusion’. I shared both personal and professional perspectives on how and why progress in this sphere matters, as a POC...