South australia

UPCOMING EVENTS

WIS SA holds regular networking and professional development events throughout the year.

All upcoming events are listed here.

GET INVOLVED

One of the many benefits of being a WIS member is the opportunity to build your skills and networks on one of the volunteer sub-committees in each state. There are also opportunities to contribute to your state chapter by assisting to implement networking events.

We invite members to join our committees via email as vacancies arise. If you're interested in meeting like-minded people and contributing to the success of the WIS network, we encourage you to complete the Volunteer Form today!

National Sub-Committees
Mother's Day Classic

There are Mother's Day Classic committees in every state and territory covering roles such as event management, sponsorship and media and communications. If you would like to learn more or get involved, please click here.

RECENT EVENTS

Follow the links below to read about some of our recent events:

SCHOLARSHIPS

NEWDAY LEADERSHIP SUMMIT SCHOLARSHIP

The Newday Leadership Summit (founded by Paralympian champion Katrina Webb) features courageous and inspirational trailblazers from Australia and around the globe who will motivate, challenge and prepare you to become the leader you want to be in all aspects of your life.

The accomplished speakers at Newday will not only demonstrate passion and perseverance, but offer practical tools that you can implement every day to create a new day for yourselves, so you can work and live the way you want to be remembered.

Read about a previous winner's experience at the 2018 Newday Leadership Summit.

NEWDAY LEADERSHIP SUMMIT DETAILS

When: Thursday 4 July 2019
Time: 
9.15am - 5.15pm
Where: 
Adelaide Oval, Ian McLachlan Room

 HOW TO APPLY

  • Be a WIS SA member
  • Complete the application form and supporting documentation
  •  Submit your application by 5pm Friday 14 June 2019

 

To learn about the different scholarship programs we run throughout the year, please visit our Scholarships page.

MEMBER BENEFITS

WIS members have the opportunity to network with and learn from other women in the industry, contribute to superannuation policy-making and industry initiatives to improve women's retirement outcomes, and participate in the Mother's Day Classic volunteer groups. A full list of benefits can be found on our Membership page.

We aim to educate and support women in gaining opportunities to develop broader business and to expand their professional and personal networks. The Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) offers members a 10% discount on all short courses and Women in Leadership programs.   

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Our state committees are an essential part of the WIS network and are vital in ensuring that we have representation nationally. Each committee consists of a number of volunteers (all WIS members) and is responsible for organising networking and professional development events that are topical and relevant to their members. Please contact the Chair of the relevant committee if you wish to get involved. 

NAME COMPANY COMMITTEE POSITION
Sophie Horwood Statewide Super Co-Chair
Tasha Naige DMAW Lawyers Co-Chair
Melanie Carvill UniSuper Treasurer
Jane Dharam Funds SA  
Lorna Harrison Super SA  
Colleen Hogan HESTA  
Asta McCormack MTAA Super  
Belinda Owen ME  
Elle Stavrides Statewide Super  
Julie Steed Australian Executor Trustees  

 

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