Natasha Stott Despoja AO is the youngest woman ever to enter Australia’s Federal Parliament, where she served as a Senator from 1995 to 2008, and went on to lead her party, the Australian Democrats.
A lifelong advocate for gender equality, Natasha is the founding Chair of Our Watch, the national organisation to Prevent Violence Against Women and their Children. She is Australia’s former Ambassador for Women and Girls and, in 2018, was named one of the top 100 Global Influencers on Gender policy.
Every two minutes, police are called to a family violence matter. Every week, a woman is killed by a current or former partner. The next Women in Business Lunch will feature a keynote presentation by former Senator and leader of the Australia Democrats, Natasha Stott Despoja AO. A long-time advocate for gender equality, Natasha has…