7th Women in Emergency Services, Enforcement & Defence Leadership Summit


Pre Workshop: 1 April 2019
Summit: 2 & 3 April 2019
Post Workshop: 4 April 2019
Location: Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne

The high-pressure and ever-changing nature of the Emergency Services, Enforcement and Defence sectors present a unique set of challenges and opportunities for aspiring women. Despite the increase of women joining the ranks, the top tier is still a male-dominated space. While there has been some progression in recent years, a diverse array of hurdles still exist, making it challenging for women to access and maintain senior-level leadership positions.

The 7th Annual Women in Emergency Services, Enforcement and Defence Leadership Summit explores the complex obstacles and the challenges you face in this unique environment. Insightful and inspirational case studies from women who have progressed through the ranks and met the challenges of leading in complex situations will provide you with a range of strategies and tools to enhance your leadership effectiveness.


  • Identify and unleash your leadership strengths
  • Sharpen your strategic communication skills
  • Expand your realm of leadership influence
  • Master resilience to navigate adverse environments

Featured Speakers Include:

  • BRIG Leigh Wilton AM, Director General Personnel Army - Australian Army
  • AIRCDRE Jenny Lumsden CSC, Director General Health Reserves - Royal Australian Air Force
  • Clare Beech, Assistant Commissioner, Director Clinical Operations - NSW Ambulance
  • CMMDR, Donna Wheatley, Commander - Metropolitan Fire Brigade

View the full speaker line up and program here!

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