CHANGING THE GAME
OTLR'S Changing The Game Speaker Team are trained lived experience professional speakers, bringing elite level insights and learnings to engaged communities. Comprised of speakers from a wide range of backgrounds, our Changing The Game Speaker Team are able to tailor their key note engagements to suit your desired goals and outcomes.
Speakers provide an interactive, no nonsense experience, with journeys that range from mental health and wellbeing, professional sport, to leadership, inclusion, culture, resilience and motivation. Their expertise will provide your audience with mental based skills to improve and maintain positive wellbeing, community culture, improved resilience and a sense of belonging.
All speaking opportunities are negotiable and tailored to suit pricing, outcomes and time provided. Now is your opportunity to provide your community with a speaker that will truly change the game for mental health.
Ellie Hampson is a current Brisbane Lions AFLW player who has been a part of OTLR since early 2023. She moved from Townsville to the Gold Coast in 2019 to begin her AFLW career at the Gold Coast Suns before recently trading to Brisbane, during her still young career she has had many injury challenges and that have led to extraordinary learnings. She is available for motivational talks in relation to her athletic career, her mental healths journey and also just loves a good chat.
Ellie is passionate about sharing her own story and inspiring others to find the strength that lies within themselves. She believes sport is just a pathway to start the conversation and wants to help encourage the importance of conversing. She is determined and confident in her sporting career and is open to talking about the setbacks that she has faced as well as her mental health journey.
Ellie wants to encourage everyone to find joy in life through being present and supporting each other to see the best in people with little judgment.
She uses her public speaking skills and experience to assist in creating an accepting and positive environment for sporting communities, businesses and schools across Australia.
Tim has always been involved in sport, but not always as a player. Having gone through injuries which had sidelined him for extended periods of time, Tim discovered the importance that simply being involved in a community sporting club can play on both your mental and physical health.
Having experienced his own challenges being diagnosed with depression, anxiety and OCD, Tim is open to share what he has learnt throughout his journey and the challenges faced of staying connected.