Dr Bridie O'Donnell, Sport and Rec Victoria (Aus)
Dr Bridie O’Donnell was appointed Head of Victoria’s first Office for Women in Sport and Recreation in October 2017. A former champion cyclist and physician, Dr O’Donnell is leading the charge to change the face of sport and recreation and level the playing field for women and girls.
Professional Women's Sport: Leading the way
The past few years have seen significant growth in professional women’s sport, providing inspiration and role models for women and girls at every level of our sport and recreation sector. Complimentary investment is required to support Victoria’s elite female clubs and organisations and provide the facilities needed to nurture our world class talent.