With over 13 years’ experience as an Entrepreneur and Business Owner in Adventure Fitness and managing World Class outdoor Events, Lisa has leads teams to take on challenging goals both inside the office and out in the wilderness. Lisa is the Creator of Get Trek Ready, an online program giving keen hikers the tools and resources to get fit and prepared for their next adventure on foot. She was Event Director for the wildly successful Wild Women On Top Coastrek Team Trekking Events across Australia, from 2009 to 2017, which raised $20 million for The Fred Hollows Foundation.
As well as being an Adventure Consultant to organisations who seek to give their clients an amazing experience and provide them with the resources they need to be safe, fit and to enjoy the outdoors, Lisa coaches and leads Teams on World Class Treks incorporating endurance, altitude and often carrying a Full Pack of 18kgs or more for days in the wilderness. Lisa has successfully trekked all of the below bucket list hikes and more…
As a Trek Athlete in her own right, Lisa has completed 6 x 100km Endurance Team Events and climbed the three highest peaks in Africa. Lisa is also a popular Speaker, sharing her 7 Summits for Life with Corporate clients like AMP and World Expeditions and presenting at the annual Australasian Fitness Convention Filex. She is a regular contributor to several online publications including We are Explorers.
In 2019, Lisa took on her biggest ever adventure – to explore the best of the 10 Great Walks of Queensland in just 10 days, with the adventurous Luke Edwards, sponsored by Queensland National Parks and the National Trust of Australia, Queensland. Lisa and Luke covered over 250kms on foot in just ten days, and around 4000kms by vehicle, between Currumbin and Cooktown, interviewing rangers, filming the highlights of the Great Walks and creating important content to be shared with hikers who want to get out there and experience the amazing Great Walks that Queensland has to offer. The trails included the Gold Coast Great Walk, Sunshine Coast Great Walk, Carnarvon Gorge, Whitsundays Great Walks, Fraser Island K’gari, Thorsborne Trail (Hinchinbrook Island), and the Goldfield Trail.
Lisa’s Get Trek Ready Program captures her wealth of knowledge and support to those who want to know how to be prepared for adventure.
QUALIFICATIONS • Master Trainer in Fitness Cert III and IV • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology • Postgrad Diploma Organisational Psychology • Leaders Wilderness Advanced First Aid • Wellness Coaching Certification