Michelle Moore is an award-winning leadership consultant, educator, speaker, executive coach and former athlete with over a decade of experience leading initiatives at the intersection of sport and social change. As an expert on inclusive leadership, resilience, strategic partnerships, sport for development and innovation Michelle’s purpose is to inspire excellence supporting her UK and global clients to become high performing. Michelle works with CEO’s, individuals and senior leadership teams in organisations to create solutions steeped in strategic insight and cultural context to find new ways to challenge inequalities. Michelle is a sought after speaker, consultant, advisor, roundtable expert, host and coach. She is a powerful advocate for education and works with national and international sports bodies, government and advocacy organisations to achieve sustainable social impact through sports and educational programmes.
Michelle is featured in The Independent ‘50 Most Influential Women in Sport 2015’, won an esteemed Changemaker award in 2015, is the winner of the 2016 UK Precious Award for ‘Outstanding Woman in Sport’ and won a prestigious Football Black List 2017 award. Her global client base includes The London Mayor’s Office, The Commonwealth Games Federation, The NBA, UNICEF UK, The University of Cambridge, Harlequins rugby club, The BBC, The Black Cultural Archives, The University of Texas and Premier League Football. Michelle is a specialist in local authority management of PE and school sport and played a key role in the London 2012 Olympic Games.Michelle is a trustee for the Runnymede Trust – the UK’s leading Race Equality Think-tank. She holds a number of executive positions as the Diversity advisor to the Women’s Sport Trust board, a trustee for the high profile SportsAid charity and a senior honorary associate lecturer for the University of Worcester. Michelle also sits on the Sport England Talent Inclusion Advisory Board.
Michelle is a leading voice in her field and as a changemaker with a staunch commitment to representation her coaching and mentoring work has empowered hundreds of professionals and led her to become known for her empathetic, energetic and impassioned style as a coach and keynote speaker. Michelle is a popular speaker at conferences, has chaired high profile sports panels, appeared on TV and been interviewed on radio including the BBC, the United Nations, The House of Lords, Women of the World and the South by South West International Festivals and the NBA. Michelle has held a range of posts with academic, vocational and corporate social responsibilities, has worked in premier league football, as an Assistant headteacher in secondary education and has years of experience as a senior education advisor in local government. Michelle has a Master’s in education and honours degree in teaching studies, sports science and physical education.