Exercise & Sports Science Australia 

Chief Executive Officer 

  • Contributed to the Organisation’s future direction through recognising and researching trends and, where appropriate, developing responses and change management initiatives. 
  • Played an active role in the vision, culture and strategy formulation to ensure the continued growth and sustainability of the Organisation. 
  • Contributed to the development of the strategic plan and oversee its implementation and revision in line with ESSA objectives. 
  • Provided operational and administration information for the Board’s deliberations and decision-making through effective communication. 
  • Program, Product and Service Delivery – oversaw the various function of the office and any activities being conducted by staff and committees. 
  • Develop the management and leadership skills of key staff members. 
  • Financial management – recommended yearly budget for Board approval and prudently manage organisation’s resource within those budget guidelines. 
  • Operational management – development and management of a system to evaluate and monitor the ongoing progression of the Organisation’s activities and projects relative to budgets and milestones. 
  • Community and Public relations – assure the association and its mission, members, program, and services are consistently presented in strong positive images and messages to relevant stakeholders. 
  • Fundraising – oversaw fundraising planning and implementation, including the identification of sources of funding, preparation of funding proposals to increase the external funding base.