Carol is President/ Chair of Women Sport Australia – the peak advocacy body for women in sport to have equality for wages, access to sporting facilities and media time.
Carol has a rich sporting background including national level representation. She has succeeded in three sports, numerous coaching roles as well as board and committee positons. Carol’s career includes roles as sports executive officer and a university lecturer with VUT in the Human Movement and Sport Administration Degrees for over 10 years.
Her master’s thesis: “Women’s Perceived Barriers to Elite Coaching Positions in Australian Sport” positively influenced the Australian Sports Commission in the 1990’s when determining policies for women in sport.