b'THE YEARIN REVIEWPROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENTWOMENS PROFESSIONALThe outcomes of the During 2020/21, Vicsport delivered DEVELOPMENT - LEAPLEAP program are:the final two days of the 2019/2020 program once COVID-19 rules To support the delivery ofImproved personal and groupallowed. This included a graduationRecommendation 7: Build anleadership capabilities event where participants formed enabling environment throughCreation of an interactive networkgroups to present on topics relevanteducation and training, fromof leading women who areto leadership. The final day also the 2015 Report of The Inquirysupportive of themselves, eachincluded a motivational speech from into Women and Girls in Sportother and those who follow them Ellen SteeleParalympic athlete and and Active Recreation (WISAR),Formation of an environment ofbusiness success coach.Vicsport has been working withcollaboration and sharing of uniqueThe 2020/2021 program was changed Sport and Recreation Victoria onchallenges women face in theto be a leadership session and a LEAP (Lead, Engage, Achieve,sector, with a proactive, solutions- LEAP Alumni networking event. based approach This event will take place as soon as Promote)a female professionalCOVID-19 rules allow. development program toDevelopment of the capabilityimprove and develop theof participants to promote their leadership capabilities of femaleabilities/skillssport administrators. Nurturing of a relationship with anassigned mentor to assist in their developmentP12|Vicsport Annual Review 20/21'