Episode 2: Danielle Waterman
We speak to a world champion women’s rugby player and Olympian
In this episode, Ami Sweeney, an Associate Director in Insolvency and Asset Recovery, talks to Danielle about earning success, showcasing awesome women and the impact of sharing positive stories.
Danielle, a former professional English rugby player and, most recently, the first female player to commentate on a professional England game, spoke to us about the challenges she has overcome throughout her sporting career and the importance of male allies.
Danielle reflects on positive movements and the recent changes in society for more gender equality, as well as dealing with negative comments and advice for her younger self.
To find out more or nominate someone to inspire us in a future episode, contact Ami Sweeney.
Maria, a barrister and founding member of the Victims' Rights Alliance in Ireland, spoke to us about her journey through the ranks of her profession, her return to grassroots action, and leaving an established career for adventure!
Maria talks about International Women’s Day and the inspirational role models in her professional life. She explains that ‘choosing to challenge’ is not a choice at all, and that, through our actions and collaboration, we all have the power to make the world a little better.
To find out more or to nominate someone to inspire us in a future episode, contact Carmel King.