Travels from: Western Australia
Breaking down barriers to achieve success
Categories: Inspirational, Leadership, Motivational Speakers, Sports Heroes
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
As an AFL coach and mother, Michael Cowan has an incredible story to tell. With a tenacious attitude and determination like no other, Michelle holds over 18 years of coaching experience in the WAFL, AFL and AFLW.
At the age of 21, Michelle became the nation’s first female WAFL assistant coach. Michelle then spent three years at South Fremantle Football Club as midfield coach.
Continuing her coaching career, Michelle took on a dual role at Melbourne Football Club as both the Senior Coach of their Women’s Team and Development Coach for the Men’s team.
In 2013, Michelle was awarded the AFL Football Woman of the Year.
Michelle’s achievements have seen an impact on women in football, demonstrating that gender is no barrier.
As a speaker, Michelle is passionate about team dynamics, leadership, empowering women, perseverance and passion. She uses her experience and sense of humour to deliver an inspiring and entertaining presentation.