RKWN Breakfast Panel: Shifting the Goal Posts for Women in Football

  • When: Friday 26 July 2019
  • Time: 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Where: Russell Kennedy Lawyers - Level 12, 469 La Trobe Street, Melbourne
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The RKWN invites you to join our breakfast panel, continuing the International Women’s Day theme ‘Balance for Better’. 

Guests will have an opportunity to connect with our network and develop new approaches to tackling gender equality. The RKWN is committed to continuing to empower people to seek “Balance for Better”. 

Our panelists will share their insights on the importance of diversity & inclusion in creating a high performance culture and empowering women in an historically male domain.

Please join our guest speakers: 


chelsea roffey RKWN

Chelsea Roffey

AFL Goal Umpire, AFL Umpires Association

Chelsea Roffey is a journalist and a goal umpire in the Australian Football League. Chelsea became the first woman to officiate an AFL Grand Final when she was selected as goal umpire for the 2012 Grand Final.

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Shona MacInnes

General Manager, Business and Projects & Women's Football Development Manager - Victorian Amateur Football Association

Shona McInnes joined the VAFA in October 2016 as the Women’s Football Club Development Officer and has successfully overseen the exponential growth of the women’s competition in the first two years, with a total of 63 teams from 47 clubs partaking in the 2018 season.

Jessica Burger RKWN

Jessica Burger

Performance Analyst & AFLW Manager List Manager - Collingwood Football Club

Jessica Burger is a performance analyst and list manager at Collingwood FC. Jessica has experience in Australian sports across various sports codes, and coaching rowing at a national level

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