Olympic Gold Medallist, Former Hockeyroos Captain & Business Leader
Jenn Morris is a business leader who inspires a performance culture and brings people with her through times of change and challenge.
A retired partner of the consulting division of Deloitte, she holds a diverse portfolio of Non-Executive Director roles and consulting advisory services. A strong communicator, Jenn Morris is a popular corporate speaker with a broad range of topics that integrate her experience and learnings from elite sport and business.
Having performed as captain of the dual Olympic gold medal-winning Australian hockey team, and directed large and complex engagements as a consulting partner at Deloitte, Jenn Morris has developed exceptional leadership and communication skills.
She has been described by world renowned Coach Ric Charlesworth as "the best player in the world in her position and the most resilient, but most importantly a leader who brings members with her for the greatest collective outcome".
Jenn has specialised in advising corporations on strategic development and complex large-scale business transformation programs across a range of industry environments.
With an in-depth understanding of what makes individuals and teams successful, especially during times of disruption and change, she has built high performing teams from the board/executive level down.
Jenn has held senior roles in corporate governance as a Non-Executive Director to the board of Top 20 ASX listed Fortescue Metals Group, Commissioner of the board of Australian Sports Commission, and Director of the Fremantle Football Club. She was Chairperson of the board of Healthway and a board member of the Western Australian Institute of Sport. She brings a diverse skill set - a combination of youth and demonstrated effective team leadership at the highest level, a competitive yet collaborative spirit, and a proven professional background in good corporate governance and overseeing large business transformations.
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Jenn Morris speaks about high performance and how to develop and embed exceptional performance environments. Her presentation 'Creating a Leaderful Team' encompasses training and work ethic, continuous learning, growth through adversity, common goals, flexibility, breadth of leadership, honesty and humility. Reflecting on her time with the Hockeyroos, she describes the lessons elite sport can teach business, and the core values of a champion team.
Jenn read the audience well and developed a good rapport. She used humour well and was quick to incorporate local issues into her speech. Her reflection on leadership issues had generic appeal
Catholic Education Office
Jenny was great in catching and holding the attention of a 350 plus crowd at a cocktail style function. Her speech was relevant, motivating and very entertaining. Her great personality really shone through.
Excellent presentation for our Senior Executive Forum. Jenn’s speech encompassed a real depth of knowledge on ‘Leadership’ and ‘Teamwork’ from both business and sporting perspective. She tailored her speech to our exact brief