The Football Woman of the Year Award recognises a woman  who has made a significant, positive
and measurable impact to the advancement of women in the game of Australian Rules Football.


2018 winner - breeanna Brock

Women’s CEO - Brisbane Lions

Breeanna Brock has helped pave the way for women in the AFL, with 20 years’ experience working in sporting administration. 

She is the Brisbane Lions Women’s CEO and has been responsible for implementing the inaugural Lions Women’s Team. During this tenure, Brisbane’s AFLW revenue has doubled, whilst also creating a high-performing environment and team.

Breeanna is passionate about empowering and supporting clubs in building female participation. In her previous role as Female Programs Coordinator with AFLQLD she was responsible for 37% growth in participation and a 168% increase in Club membership state-wide.