Meet Jessica Landers: Shaping the Future of Associations

06 Apr 2023 9:29 AM | Sarah Gamble (Administrator)

In the dynamic world of professional associations, emerging leaders like Jessica Landers are making their mark. In 2022, Jessica was honored with the Future Leader Scholarship powered by AuSAE and the Adelaide Convention Centreā€”a program dedicated to fostering leadership within the association sector.

Nurturing Tomorrow's Leaders

The 2022 Future Leaders program is dedicated to identifying and supporting the rising stars of the association sector. It provides mentorship, growth opportunities, and a network for talented individuals like Jessica, who are committed to driving positive change within their organisations and the industry.

Jessica's Association Management Journey 

Jessica's journey in the association sector began in 2019 when she joined the Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association (AOPA) as a Member Services Coordinator. Her passion and drive quickly propelled her into positions of leadership.

Today, Jessica serves as the Deputy CEO and Manager of Accreditation and Certification at AOPA, where she oversees crucial aspects of the organisation's operations.

A Leader in the Making

Jessica's rapid rise is a testament to her dedication and leadership potential. She exemplifies the transformative power of passion and commitment in the association sector. Her ability to strategise, adapt, and inspire sets her on a trajectory to shape the future of associations in Australia.

A Bright Future Ahead

As we look to the future of associations in Australia, Jessica Landers stands as a beacon of hope. With her vision and determination, she is poised to leave a lasting impact not only on her organisation but on the entire association sector. Her story is a reminder that the future of associations is in capable hands, and with leaders like Jessica at the helm.

For more information about the Future Leaders program, visit

The Australasian Society of Association Executives (AuSAE)

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