Speaker, Mentor, Facilitator,
Midja is a leadership expert, corporate facilitator, mentor and keynote speaker. She is a lawyer and former partner of Shine Lawyers, an ASX listed company and one of Australia’s largest compensation law firms. Midja began her career as an IT consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers, before practising law and then finding her passion in the field of learning and development.
During her career she has mentored and coached a variety of leaders and developed and facilitated a range of learning programs, from webinar series and induction programs to 6-day residential leadership programs. What’s unique about Midja is her infectious energy, enthusiasm and optimism, coupled with her extensive corporate leadership knowledge and experience.
Midja specialises in the areas of authentic leadership, company culture and values, building career confidence and women’s mentoring programs. She has a diverse client base in the industries of law, engineering, property, finance and education.
Her clients include the Toyota North Queensland Cowboys, SAP, James Conomos Lawyers, Leading Roles, Gouldson Legal, Sentinel Property Group, Queensland Law Society, Pradella Group, WSP, Merthyr Law, Australian Trade College, QLD RSL and Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA).
Midja is the author of two books ‘Confidence – How to be your most Authentic, Courageous and Unshakeable Self’ and ‘Great Lawyer to Great Leader’. She started her weekly vlog ‘Mondays with Midja’ 3 years ago, to share her insights and tips on leadership and building self-belief and in 2017 was nominated for the Telstra Business Women’s award.
Midja lives on the Gold Coast with her three children.