President & Spokesperson - Kelly King

Kelly is a strategic marketer with over 30 years' experience. Her multiplicity of skills, results driven passion and ability to align strategic marketing values with core objectives delivers winning strategies and effective outcomes for her clients. Her expertise lies in marketing planning and implementation, brand development and alignment, below the line and business communications, including corporate profiles, tender submissions, business plans and presentations. 

Kelly has been a member of the HBWN since 2013 and part of the Committee team as Events Coordinator, Communications Coordinator, International Women's Day Event Coordinator and President.

Kelly's Member Profile

HBWN President & Spokesperson - Kelly King

Vice President - Kayley Riddle

Kayley is the Owner and Director of People Engine, working with businesses to align their people engine with their strategy everyday to improve performance and profit.

Previously, Kayley led the Organisational Workforce Development portfolio for the North Coast TAFE and has worked with businesses in Hospitality and Health and Fitness, fulfilling management, human resources and talent development roles. She was fortunate to have spent 5 years in London working for Hilton Hotels in senior Human Resources roles.

Kayley enjoys her role on the Hastings Business Women's Network Committee as it provides her with an opportunity to utilise her experience and energy in providing meaningful learning and added value for the amazing business women in our region.

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HBWN Vice President - Kayley Riddle

Treasurer - Jill Bell

Jill is the Principal at Positive Bean Accountants. Her business provides mobile accounting and bookkeeping service including BAS agent services. As HBWN Treasurer, Jill is responsible for all aspects of financial management, working closely with other members of the Committee to safeguard the organisation's finances.

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HBWN Treasurer - Jill Bell

Secretary - Jenny Edmunds

Jenny is the Community Coordinator at The Westport Club, Port Macquarie.
The business is built on relationships, which is why she is so lucky to do what she is so passionate about - helping others.  As the community face for The Westport Club, Jenny explores opportunities for the Club to help others within the community and build strong relationships.

As a member of the senior leadership team she mentors, coaches and leads team members, challenging them to be the best they can be, professionally, personally and within their community.  Jenny's background is in business and sports management.

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HBWN Secretary - Jenny Edmunds

Events Coordinator - Nicole Liddle

Nicole Liddle has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years. In her current role, Nicole is a Plan Manager at All Disability Plan Management helpling clients manage their NDIS plans.

Since joining the HBWN in 2015, Nicole has been an active member of the HBWN Committee. She has enjoyed meeting with members and finding out about their businesses. 

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HBWN Events Coordinator - Nicole Liddle

Professional Development Coordinator - Vacant

The Professional Development Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of PD activities and programs that form part of the HBWN annual events calendar. Specific responsibilities include planning PD events that are relevant, interesting and beneficial for members. This may involve identifying and engaging presenters, organisations or government bodies to offer our members workshops and presentations that deliver value. The Professional Development coordinator is a good communicator, well organised and have some experience in business management, leadership or development. If this is you, please contact us!


HBWN Professional Development Coordinator

Membership Coordinator - Vanessa Lawrence

Vanessa's personal and professional goal is to help women of all ages, shapes and sizes, be the very best and most confident happy version of themselves, both at work and at home. Vanessa's unique  personal and corporate styling business The Style Vibe by Vanessa Jane enables women to get a clear picture of who they are and what that looks like. "Empowering individuals and matching clients with fashion that supports their image and what they want to project is my goal, and I am a big believer in self empowerment."

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HBWN Membership Coordinator -  Vanessa Lawrence

Communications Coordinator - Deb Saunders

Deb is the Services Coordinator for TAFE NSW. Her role includes coordinating campus operations and safety, ensuring students are supported during their course and maintain and develop relationships within the community for TAFE NSW.

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HBWN Professional Development Coordinator - Deb Saunders

Sponsorship Coordinator - Gerry Buckland

Gerry is the Principal at Pilates on Cue. Focused on individual client tailoring, Pilates on Cue offers all ages, personal and group training by strengthening, stretching, lengthening, and sculpting with Pilates exercises. Our motto is simple, every step is progress! Reduce body pain, alleviate stress and anxiety.

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HBWN Sponsorship Coordinator - Gerry Buckland