Georgia Lane

Georgia is Founder and President of Women of Influence, which she commenced as Women in Finance – Gold Coast Chapter in May 2005.  She enjoys organising each event, welcoming guests and ensuring events run smoothly.

“The biggest rewards are the friends I have made, the things I have learned and the post-event euphoria, we love the challenge of putting on a great event each time,” says Georgia.

Georgia’s leading qualities are Zest, Honesty and Bravery.  All traits she demonstrates by delivering Women of Influence events.

Georgia is Head of Fundraising for the National Trust of Australia (Queensland), supporting the organisation to achieve its Charitable Purpose: To promote and advance the conservation, protection and understanding of Australia’s natural and cultural heritage, including the heritage of Australia’s first peoples, for public benefit and education.

After 18 years of running a Not for profit and raising funds for charity partners like RADFLY, Georgia took on studies in Philanthropy at QUT Business School – The Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies.  Georgia’s goal is to help others to use their influence for good.

Georgia and her husband Derek, have a young woman of Influence Jaime (who is also a committee member), and son Nicholas.

You can find out more about Georgia by visiting her LinkedIn profile