Jeanette Kwakye to host Women's Raise Your Game 2018
Kick It Out is delighted to announce that Jeanette Kwakye will be hosting the Women’s Raise Your Game conference, in partnership with UCFB, at Wembley on Monday 12 March.
The event, also supported by the Premier League, will welcome a number of aspiring women from across the country to gain insight on how they can develop a career within the football industry.
Jeanette is a freelance broadcast journalist who currently works for the likes of Sky Sports, Channel 5 alongside a host of other sports broadcasters. Jeanette is also known for her athletics career where she was the British champion in the Women’s 100m in 2007, 2008 and 2011.
Speaking ahead of the Women’s Raise Your Game, Jeanette was pleased to support Kick It Out through the mentoring conference.
“I am so excited to be this year’s host for the Women’s Raise Your Game conference. It’s a great time to be involved in the game in all different aspects.
“On or off the pitch, women are showing how important they are to the industry. This conference is always a really good way to showcase the work that kick it out do, to make sure the next generation of women coming through are well informed, encouraged and supported.”