About Michelle

Michelle Redfern Advancing Women in Business & Sport

Michelle Redfern is the founder of Advancing Women, professional women’s network, Women Who Get It and co-founder of CDW. She is an expert in organisational gender diversity and is trusted advisor to CEO’s, Executives and Leaders who are committed to improve their business performance by having more inclusive and diverse workplaces. Michelle has significant expertise and a passion for diverse leadership in the sporting sector.

She is a Non-executive director for Williamstown Football Club and Good Shepherd Microfinance and her corporate career included executive leadership roles with ASX & FTSE listed companies NAB, Telstra and Serco.

Michelle is a proud recipient of the AFR & Qantas 100 Women of Influence Award (2018) for her work on diversity and inclusion in the Australian business and Sporting sectors. Michelle’s qualifications and credentials include:

  • Graduate of the AICD Company Directors Course
  • Executive MBA (Distinction) from RMIT
  • IECL qualified organisational coach
  • Accredited Leading Women Facilitator:
    • Women’s leadership development;
    • Gender dynamics and hidden gender bias.

For more information or a confidential discussion about how to move your gender action plan from conversation to action, contact Michelle.