On the Couch - Episode 2 featuring John Pender and Stephanie Lorenzo

Date: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2016

On the Couch is AIM’s new interview series featuring AIM Chief Executive, David Pich. The series discusses a wide variety of issues with some of Australia’s most respected managers and leaders.

Dave is joined for this, the second episode of On the Couch, by two esteemed Members of the Australian Institute of Management, John Pender FAIM and Stephanie Lorenzo AIMM.

Stephanie Lorenzo is the Founder and CEO of PROJECT FUTURES, a not for profit organisation combatting human trafficking by empowering individuals to take action in their communities. Stephanie has been responsible for the growth of PROJECT FUTURES from a start up to raising over $1M annually, supporting beneficiaries in Australia and Cambodia and plans to expand across Asia Pacific. Stephanie has twice been named one of Westpac's 100 Women of Influence and currently sits on the Emerging Leaders Board of the Australian Institute of Management.

John Pender is Executive Director of the Australian Press Council.  He is the former Company Secretary and Senior Legal Counsel at Australian Institute of Company Directors and Secretary of the Global Network of Director Institutes. Previously, John was a private practice lawyer with wide experience.

John is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (successfully completing its Board Ready program). He has a law degree and a BA (Industrial Relations/Political Science), both from University of New South Wales.

Enjoy this month’s topic: The Future of Management and Leadership.

View Episode One by clicking here.