Lisa Curry - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Lisa Curry

Honorary Senior Fellow (April 2000)

Lisa Curry was named an Honorary Senior Fellow in April 2000 in recognition of her sustained and distinguished contribution to the community.

Lisa Curry is without doubt one of the Sunshine Coast's and Australia's highest profile women. Her range of achievements is formidable. Lisa possesses 15 Gold, 7 Silver and 8 Bronze medals from her Olympic and Commonwealth Games swimming competitions. She moved to the Sunshine Coast in 1982 and retains her heavy schedule of sporting and business engagements. She was the former Director of the family company, The Curry-Kenny Group, which included property development, aviation, swimwear promotional services, personal endorsements and health/fitness books. Lisa juggles family, sport, business and leisure in such a successful combination that she is often sought as a motivational speaker to illuminate her success for others.