ALFA Facility Manager’s Networking Breakfast Wrap Up

ALFA Networking Breakfast Panel DiscussionThe ALFA Networking Breakfast (#ALFANB14) was conducted on Friday 4 April 2013 in conjunction with the Australian Health & Fitness Expo and sponsored by Links Modular Solutions and The Retention People.

Community Leisure Facility Managers from across Australia came together to network, share experiences and develop lasting relationships, whist learning from industry experts. The seventy-five people in attendance participated in an interactive panel session on current trends within the Fitness & Health industry and what Community Leisure Facility Manager’s need to do to remain ahead of the curve in this highly competitive industry.  [Read more...]

Loren Bartley

Loren Bartley is the Executive Officer of ALFA and a life-long aquatics enthusiast. A former competitive swimmer and lifesaver, Loren has never been far from the pool. Loren's employment history has included the roles of Lifeguard, Duty Manager, Swim Teacher, Aqua Instructor, Lifeguard Trainer, Aquatics Manager and even CEO of Masters Swimming Australia, not to mention all the other sports she has worked with. These days Loren has swapped her goggles for the gym, but still gets to the pool once a week to watch her three kids in swimming lessons.

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