How vision and courage enable change: Lessons in leading people from a top NFP-sector CEO
Achieve Australia is a pioneer in the acquisition and development of accessible, affordable housing for people with disability. But the advent of the NDIS has necessitated a complete restructure of management to meet the changing environment, a new strategic plan, and a reinvigoration of the organisation’s culture to prepare for a new era of client choice.
Join CEO Anne Bryce as she shares her personal journey to leadership in the NFP sector – and her tips for upcoming leaders.
Anne will draw on her decades of experience leading people in the the NFP sector to share insights into how to recruit and develop a management team, plan a workforce, and nourish a culture of commitment to purpose.
With more than 30 years experience in the Disability, Human Services and Health sectors, Anne Bryce has led Achieve Australia through significant growth, including two mergers.
Anne’s leadership has been recognised with awards including:
- Businesswoman of the Year, NSW – For Purpose and Social Enterprises, Telstra Business Women’s Awards 2016
- Not-For-Profit Executive of the Year – CEO Magazine Executive of the Year Awards 2016
- 2016 Trevor Parmenter Award from the Centre for Disability Studies, University of Sydney
Anne’s additional contributions include State and National level Board and sub-committee roles with the sector peak body National Disability Services.