Me and my Mentor

Date: May 23
Verity Leadership are again hosting an event where very successful Senior executives discuss their relationship as mentor and mentee.

After a very positive introduction last year, Verity Leadership are again hosting an event where highly successful Senior executives discuss their relationship as mentor and mentee. This provides an insight into how such relationships work, what both people gain from mentoring engagements and profiles some fantastic leaders. 

This year we are delighted to welcome the Chief Operating Officer of the Port Authority for NSW, responsible for Newcastle and Yamba Ports – Emma Fensom and her mentor Tony Cousins. Emma has successfully navigated a career in a very non-traditional area, and is also a Non Executive Director on the Seafarers Board and the Board of HVCCC. Tony spent ten years with the Australian flag merchant service with qualification as a Master Mariner which led to an international executive career in stevedoring, marine towage and port  management. Now at the helm of a growing Marine Consultancy, Tony also contributes to the industry as a member of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Advisory Committee and Councillor of the Australian Mariners Welfare Society while volunteering as an Ambassador of the Sydney Heritage Fleet. 

Join us to hear more from Emma and Tony, their careers and he role mentoring has played in their relationship.

Verity Leadership Mentoring scholarship’s are open! Applications for the 2019 round – the fourth round of this program – are open until 5pm Friday 31st May. If you have interest in applying to be either a mentor or mentee in the program visit the website for the application forms.

Verity leadership are also holding other speaking and networking events and a range of workshops during 2019, more information is available on the website, 

Location: Newcastle Club, 40 Newcomen St, Newcastle

Date: May 23

Time: 4.30 – 6.30 pm (includes light refreshments)

Cost: $99 (Verity Leadership Subscribers 50% discount $49.50)

Online registration for this event is closed

Kirsten Molloy
Founder & Mentor
Verity Program
Verity Leadership is focused on improving diversity within leadership teams in the Hunter and beyond. We connect rising talent with established leaders, to build capabilities and confidence.

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