Effective Leadership in the AFL Industry
Facilitated by AFL Life Member Geoff Walsh this course will explore effective leadership across a range of AFL roles including President, CEO, Coach and Captain.
Each Module will centre around a different role and look at effective leadership through this lens giving participants a deep understanding of the strategies and people skills required to lead effectively in different situations across the AFL/AFLW. The course will be delivered across four (4) 2-hour interactive live workshops supported by online case studies, reflective discussions and scenario debates.
MODULE 1 – WHAT MAKES A CLUB CEO AN EFFECTIVE LEADER?
MODULE 2 – LEADERSHIP TRAITS OF AN EFFECTIVE TEAM CAPTAIN
MODULE 3 – EFFECTIVELY LEADING A CLUB AS A CLUB PRESIDENT
MODULE 4 – THE COACH – LEADING FOR SUCCESS
Geoff Walsh is one of Australia’s most experienced and accomplished sports administrators, holding leadership roles at both state and national levels over an extensive career in elite sport.
Geoff has held senior roles across a number of AFL Clubs including:
- CEO of the North Melbourne Football Club
- General Manager of Football at Collingwood Football Club
- National Recruiting Manager of Carlton Football Club
Geoff is an AFL Life Member, AFLCA Lifetime Achievement Award winner and has been part of Clubs that won 4 Premierships and played in 10 Grand Finals. A trained teacher Geoff is an experienced presenter, people manager and high-level communicator.