Laura Youngson  (Co-founder)  An amateur football player who has founded many start-ups. She is a world record holder and TEDx speaker. Originally from England, Laura has lived around the world including: Brazil, Mozambique, Azerbaijan and the UAE.

Laura Youngson (Co-founder)

An amateur football player who has founded many start-ups. She is a world record holder and TEDx speaker. Originally from England, Laura has lived around the world including: Brazil, Mozambique, Azerbaijan and the UAE.

  Ben Sandhu  (Co-founder)  Former semi-professional cricketer turned social entrepreneurship specialist. After working with a number of start-ups in London, Ben returned to Australia to work with The Difference Incubator - an organisation that works with those at the forefront of social change.

Ben Sandhu (Co-founder)

Former semi-professional cricketer turned social entrepreneurship specialist. After working with a number of start-ups in London, Ben returned to Australia to work with The Difference Incubator - an organisation that works with those at the forefront of social change.

  Jackie Colmar  (Operations)  Loves all sport has worked with non-profits and social enterprises in Australia, China, England and the USA. Jackie encourages diversification of revenue streams, authentically build communities, and develops strong theory of change for sustainable impact. 

Jackie Colmar (Operations)

Loves all sport has worked with non-profits and social enterprises in Australia, China, England and the USA. Jackie encourages diversification of revenue streams, authentically build communities, and develops strong theory of change for sustainable impact. 

  Grayson Campbell  (User Optimisation)  Our digital guru who loves sport from the sidelines. Grayson is passionate about supporting start-ups.

Grayson Campbell (User Optimisation)

Our digital guru who loves sport from the sidelines. Grayson is passionate about supporting start-ups.

  Amila Waniganayake  (Partnerships)  An avid football fan who has been involved with a number of corporates and start-ups, specialising in building relationships between various stakeholders. Amila has played at various representative levels in Futsal and club football.

Amila Waniganayake (Partnerships)

An avid football fan who has been involved with a number of corporates and start-ups, specialising in building relationships between various stakeholders. Amila has played at various representative levels in Futsal and club football.

  Georgia Fink    With a passion for all sports, and currently playing AFL football at a representative level.    

Georgia Fink

With a passion for all sports, and currently playing AFL football at a representative level. 

 

  Katherine Goff  (Social Media)  An NPLW football player in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Katherine hopes to inspire an inclusive future generation of players, undeterred by previous masculine stereotypes, and empowered by the ‘strong’, ‘disciplined’, and ‘talented’ connotations associated with being an athlete.

Katherine Goff (Social Media)

An NPLW football player in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Katherine hopes to inspire an inclusive future generation of players, undeterred by previous masculine stereotypes, and empowered by the ‘strong’, ‘disciplined’, and ‘talented’ connotations associated with being an athlete.

  Sarah 'Phyll' Kurland  (Communications)  A woman with a passion for all sport, coupled with a diverse academic and professional background in policy, positive psychology, design thinking, wellness, social entrepreneurship, communications and management. Phyll thinks every girl should have a chance to play sport.

Sarah 'Phyll' Kurland (Communications)

A woman with a passion for all sport, coupled with a diverse academic and professional background in policy, positive psychology, design thinking, wellness, social entrepreneurship, communications and management. Phyll thinks every girl should have a chance to play sport.

  Magdalena (Mags) Paduch  (Marketing)  Currently on exchange from Poland and has discovered her passion for marketing, PR and advertising, especially for start-ups who have a focus on women in sport.

Magdalena (Mags) Paduch (Marketing)

Currently on exchange from Poland and has discovered her passion for marketing, PR and advertising, especially for start-ups who have a focus on women in sport.

  Sarah Van Vooren    Originally from Iowa, Sarah was involved with a not-for-profit, Yuwa India, which used football, education, and life skills as a catalyst for girl empowerment, prevention of child marriage, human trafficking, and isolation. Sarah was also part of Equal Playing Field’s Jordan Quest Guinness World Record. 

Sarah Van Vooren 

Originally from Iowa, Sarah was involved with a not-for-profit, Yuwa India, which used football, education, and life skills as a catalyst for girl empowerment, prevention of child marriage, human trafficking, and isolation. Sarah was also part of Equal Playing Field’s Jordan Quest Guinness World Record. 

  Valerie Judge   A generalist sports fan who will back the underdog. She gets involved with start-ups where there is an authentic and genuine mission. Valerie is passionate about equality. Valerie has worked in sport to protect and safeguard vulnerable players. 

Valerie Judge

A generalist sports fan who will back the underdog. She gets involved with start-ups where there is an authentic and genuine mission. Valerie is passionate about equality. Valerie has worked in sport to protect and safeguard vulnerable players. 

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