Meet the team

Meet the people working behind the scenes, in conjunction with our Board and committees, to achieve sustainable growth and success for Australia’s flexible workspace industry.

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Lisa Saunders


Membership and Sponsorship Coordinator

Lisa Saunders is a seasoned professional with a rich background spanning the corporate property industry, including retail, commercial, and industrial sectors, as well as the health and wellness realm.

With an extensive career of over 25 years in property, Lisa made a significant pivot almost a decade ago, transitioning into the health and wellness field. Today, she thrives in collaborating with workplaces, transforming them into hubs of effective communication and meaningful connections. Alongside this transformation, Lisa advocates for the importance of health, balance and wellbeing for all employees.

Lisa firmly believes that embracing flexible working options opens up endless possibilities for businesses to not only survive but thrive and evolve in the future.

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace are issues close to Lisa’s heart and she is particularly passionate about promoting men’s and women’s health initiatives. By focusing on these vital areas, Lisa envisions a flourishing and successful workforce that positively impacts businesses of all sizes, contributing to their overall success. Her dedication to fostering a thriving work environment drives her mission to make workplaces more inclusive, supportive and empowering for everyone involved.

Lisa Saunders


Events and Admin Coordinator

With over a decade of experience in marketing and events, both in national and international markets, Mary brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the team.

Having worked across diverse industries such as events, government, banking, emergency services, occupational health and safety, and mental health, Mary’s background reflects a wide range of industry exposure and a deep understanding of various sectors.

She has talent for coordinating events that leave a lasting impression, utilising her marketing expertise to enhance exposure and drive significant growth in attendance.

Mary recognises the importance of flexible work environments that allow individuals to thrive while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Joining Flexible Workplace Australia presents a “right place at the right time” opportunity for her to be part of a forward-thinking mindset and an evolving landscape.