Professor Delene Weber

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Professor Delene Weber (Marsh, 1987) BForSc(Hons), MForSc, PhD Delene Weber has always been passionate about the environment. This passion began with family holidays to national parks but was fuelled by inspirational teachers including her Geography teacher, Mrs Conway and many others who encouraged her to pursue this passion. Studying […]

Mrs Cecile Eunice Storey

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Mrs Cecile Eunice Storey AM (Benjamin, 1961) BCom, DipEd, BEd As a teacher, lobbyist and internationalist, Cecile Storey championed women’s equality and human rights though her many roles. One of only five female students completing a Commerce Degree at Melbourne University in the mid 1950s, Cecile discovered that becoming […]

Dr Rebecca Spindler

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Dr Rebecca Spindler (1987) BSc, PhD Rebecca Spindler has been engaged in the Australian and international conservation science sector for over 20 years. She completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of Melbourne and went on to complete a PhD in Marsupial Reproductive Biology in the Department of […]

Ms Nicola
Rivers

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Ms Nicola Rivers (1994) LLB, BA, MEnv Nicola Rivers is an Environmental Lawyer who has worked for 20 years in public environmental law and policy. After graduating with a double degree in Arts and Law, Nicola worked for the Federal Environment Department and the Attorney-General’s Department on a range […]

Dr Jacqui Richmond

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Dr Jacqui Richmond (1991) BNurs, MPubHealth, PhD For over 20 years, Jacqui Richmond has dedicated her career to improving the health outcomes for people living with blood borne viruses, specifically chronic Hepatitis B and C. Jacqui is a registered nurse who completed a Masters of Public Health in 2000 […]

Ms Margaret Porritt

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Ms Margaret Porritt(Newhouse, 1958) Margaret Porritt is an iconic fashion influencer with almost 50 years in the fashion retail industry. Growing up, Margaret admired the talents of her mother who was a milliner and she developed an appreciation for aesthetics and design from a young age. After working in […]

Mrs Amanda Mandie OAM

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Mrs Amanda Mandie OAM(Sharpe, 1977) Amanda Mandie, better known as Mandy Mandie has extensive experience in philanthropy. She has also worked as a journalist, event manager, public relations executive and held various roles in marketing and fundraising for over 40 years. In 2005, together with her son Nick, Mandy […]

Professor Michelle Leech

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Professor Michelle Leech (1981) MBBS Hons, FRACP, PhD As Deputy Dean Medicine Professor at Monash University, Michelle Leech oversees the delivery of the flagship medical program across the Clayton, Gippsland and Malaysia campuses. Michelle ensures that the learning objectives and outcomes of both the direct and graduate entry degrees […]

Mrs Pamela Hore 

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Mrs Pamela Hore (Beasley, 1959) Pamela Hore commenced work as a secretary to a firm of accountants in 1959. Based on her knowledge of accounting learned at CGGS, courtesy of her teacher, Mrs Cecile Eunice Storey (Benjamin), Pamela participated in Company Share and Taxation Audits. Later, she worked in […]

Ms Georgie Herbert

2021 Inspiring Women Honouree Shine Bright Ms Georgie Herbert (1998) BCom (Sport Management), BA (History), MBus (Marketing), MMgt (Sport Management) Following school, Georgie completed Commerce (Sport Management) and Arts (History) undergraduate degrees at Deakin University, before pursuing a career in the sport industry. Over the next 20 years, Georgie worked at the Melbourne Football Club, Hockey […]