Leigh Tabrett

Leigh Tabrett PSM has been a senior public servant in education and in the arts, and has been an advisor to State and Federal Governments in both policy areas. She has worked on affirmative action for women, and on access and equity for people under-represented in the university sector. An experienced Board member and keen student of leadership, she now works as a leadership coach, business consultant and as commentator on arts and cultural policy.

Leigh’s involvement with WOW reflects a lifetime of advocacy for women and women’s access to education, and the fact that she is the mother of two daughters.

As Director of non profit company Of One Mind, Leigh is working with the Southbank Centre London to develop Women of the World (WOW) Festivals in Australia and the Asia Pacific.  Leigh is one of the Executive Producers of WOW Brisbane in June 2015 and involved in the early stages of planning WOW Commonwealth for 2018.