Stacey Speer, Communications Director
Stacey Speer was appointed to the Gridiron Australia board in 2019 in the role of Communications Director.
Her involvement in the sport started in 2013 as a player with the introduction of the Gridiron New South Wales Women’s league. She spent several years on the Gridiron NSW board in the Marketing and Sponsorship portfolio.
In 2014, Stacey took over the Womens Gridiron Leagues of Australia digital media platforms and in 2017 contributed to the inaugural Women’s World Cup campaign as a journalist and film analyst travelling to Canada producing video highlights and written content.
Stacey is one of the founding members of the Sydney University Lions Women’s team, leading them to an Opal Bowl Championship in their inaugural year.
Away from football, Stacey is an active advocate for women in sport acting as an MC for Sport NSW ‘Girls Get Active’ events along with managing sportscontent.org, a sports marketing and content production company for grassroots sports clubs and organisations.
She has worked with many sporting organisations across many areas of business. From sports technology with Hudl/Sportscode to governance and leadership with SportsCommunity, digital content with Touch Football Australia and girls program development with Totem Skateboarding.
Stacey has a postgraduate degree in Sports Media from UTS, and was apart of the Australian Womensport & Recreation Mentorship program.