I aim to do all things with creativity, humour, compassion and courage.
Author, Broadcaster, Speaker, Performer
Arts, Music, Literature, Entertainment, M.C. and Facilitator, Media and Communications, Mental Health and Wellbeing, Motivational Speaking
I have been a performer, writer and content creator for over 20 years, in live performance, on radio and TV, online and in print.
I am a highly polished and professional broadcaster, speaker, commentator and facilitator. I am driven to always find the most creative and unique ideas, and to create uplifting experiences that are fun, thought provoking and authentic. The key areas I am deeply passionate about are:
o gender equality
o healthy development for girls
o mindfulness and resilience
o personal brand
o mental health
I am the creator of the Play Like A Girl series, for readers aged 8 – 10, about an under 11’s girls footy team. Books 1 – 4 were released in November 2017, and are available here: http://www.fivemile.com.au/catalog/fiction/play-girl-totally-epic
Books 5 and 6 will be released in 2018.
I regularly write for the Sunday Life. As a broadcaster I was most recently on the Jo and Lehmo show on Gold 104.3, achieving the station’s best ratings results in 10 years. Prior to that I spent 10 years as one half of Melbourne’s number 1 Breakfast Radio Show, The Matt and Jo Show. I continue to appear on television, mainly on Channel 7’s House Of Wellness and Channel 9’s Today Show.
In addition to my continuing work in the media and as an author, I now lead corporate workshops in Resilience and Presentation Skills, and key note presentations in Personal Brand Development. I’m also available for writing workshops for all ages!
I am an ambassador for the Lighthouse Foundation and Smiling Mind. I love AFL footy, fashion, meditation, my daughter Willow and my husband Darren.