Ms Andrea Foot was elected to the Board in November 2018. She joined The Women’s Club as a City Member in 2014 with the intention of meeting and getting to know a group of like-minded women. Since then she has moved out of the city and the Club has become an even more important part of her life, providing a safe haven for her when she comes to Sydney. Andrea is chair of the Membership Committee, the Convenor of the Technology Circle (2018 – Current) and is a Member on Duty. Andrea has been assisting the Club modernise the systems and processes. Andrea has been instrumental in assisting Members with their technology to attend virtual Circles since COVID-19.
Andrea has worked for more than three decades in the world of Information Technology, specialising in Sales Director and General Manager roles. Originally from the UK, Andrea came to Australia in 2004 to set up a local business for a British technology company. Since that time, she has continued to provide specialised expertise to Australian and British legal IT companies to help them establish and grow their businesses. Having made the move to Australia, she gained permanent residence and citizenship. She was fortunate to win a place on an INSEAD Executive Masters course in 2017, which is a two-year programme in Coaching and Consulting for Change. This highly regarded business school specialises in working with students from their early years in business through to developing senior leaders to help them fine-tune their skills. She graduated her Masters with distinction in September 2019.
In 2018 Andrea set up her own business – www.leaflogic.biz – to offer consulting and coaching services to individuals and organisations. She works with them to help them communicate more effectively, resolve difficult problems and refine their strategic plans. In addition, she is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and sits as a non-executive director on the board of a law firm.