Olivia Skellern - Coach Me If You Can

Olivia Skellern (nee Bunn) is a dual Olympian, two-time Australian world championship representative and a world cup finalist. Finishing in the top ten in the world on multiple occasions in her chosen sport of Equestrian - Three Day Eventing. Olivia is an NCAS Level Two Coach, Wine Grape Grower and Broad Acre Farmer. Olivia is 38 years old and a mother of two, soon to be three. She lives with her husband Richard in Wagga Wagga South Western NSW. Olivia has a Bachelor of Applied Science Viticulture from Charles Sturt University Wagga and a Masters of Business Administration from Monash University Melbourne. Olivia is passionate about her sport of Equestrian, loves coaching and it is fair to say she is a general sports nut.  Regional living and agriculture round out Olivia’s interests.

Olivia has worked for Treasury Wine Estates as part of a brand management team, she has also spent 4 years at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia working in Agribusiness and is currently working within her family farming businesses. Coach me if you can is an idea that Olivia has developed through her desire to coach more regional athletes while being a time poor working Mum.

NSWCristy Houghton