MELISSA LAARAKKERS - Coach Development Coordinator

As the Coach Education Coordinator at FFA, Melissa undertakes administration and logistics for the Advanced Coaching courses nationwide, as well as assisting course facilitators to ensure course experiences are enjoyable.

Melissa is currently undertaking her Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics, with a key interest in the finance and economic movements surrounding Sport. She has played community level football for the majority of her young life as a Goalkeeper.

Melissa is passionate about the wave of New Media and Sport, and is heavily engaged in E-Sport, as well as her FIFA Ultimate Team.