Shelley Ware is a proud Yankanjatjara and Wirangu woman from Adelaide, South Australia, who currently lives in Melbourne and well known as part of the ground breaking SBS football program Marngrook.
For the past decade or so, Shelley has worked in the media as a radio and television presenter on both local and national AFL football news shows. During that time, particularly as a member of NITV’s Marngrook Footy Show team, Shelley has become one of the most respected and recognised female presenters of AFL football in the country. Shelley’s role on The Marngrook Footy Show has expanded this year to include her own segment, Around The Grounds. In this segment, Shelley discusses events, and local issues, from various Indigenous communities around the country.
Shelley also works part-time as an childhood educator at Kew Primary School in Melbourne where she coordinates a Literacy Intervention program and also teaches Grade 6.
Shelley is also a regular keynote presenter to corporations and events, espousing her perspective on females in sport, Aboriginal issues and also childhood education. To enquire about availability of Shelley for your next event click below.