Dr David Lam

Doctor & DJ

Dr David Lam is a rural GP in Eyre Peninsula. Since 2016, he has worked in Port Lincoln, Cleve, Kimba, Cowell, Elliston and Streaky Bay. He is also the doctor at Headspace PortAugusta. He is passionate about training young people to become health professionals in regional Australia in his roles as the Rural Medicine Coordinator at the University of Adelaide Medical School, board director of the Country SAPHN and representative of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) National Rural Council. Forhis service to regional Australia, he was awarded RACGP National GP of the Year in 2019 and InDaily Top 40 Under40 South Australian Entrepreneurs in 2020. In 2021, he was also awarded a Fellowship in Advanced Rural General Practice, aspecialist accreditation held by only 700 of the 40,000 GPs across the country.

David is also a professional guitarist and DJ with “SpanishHarlem” (live band) and “Lam Bros Disc Jockeying”. He hastoured in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Gold Coast and plays at Port Adelaide Football Club AFL home games at Adelaide Oval. He himself plays footy for Adelaide University Rugby Football Club.

Cherry Farrow

Motivational Speaker & Hypnosis

Motivational Speaker, International best selling author, MasterTrainer of NLP (only the 2nd female in Australia with this certification as at 2020), Stage Hypnotist and Master Coach,Cherry Farrow works with individuals, organizations and education institutions to effectively strengthen and elevate their communication, connection and confidence to new heights, so they can make an influential impact on the world.

With over fifteen years of being a corporate suit, starting in real estate, progressing to Deputy Chief Executive Officer in Local Government and on amalgamation taking on the management of the entire IT department of the four amalgamated councils, Cherry has invaluable corporate training experience, a unique ability to make meaningful connections with audiences and an insatiable desire for helping others achieve their potential. Cherry know show to impart information, connect with a crowd and provide training so that people just like you can effectively do the same.

Cherry’s down-to-earth humour makes her a highly sought afteredutainer (entertaining trainer/educator). She engages groupsfrom the moment she steps in front of them and leaves them withempowering tools and focused mindsets that they can use tocoach themselves to their desired successes. Cherry is passionateabout awakening people to their bullshit stories (self imposedlimitations) that keep them mediocre and helping them take theircareers, business – and themselves – to unprecedented levels.

 

Cherry has been featured on Channel 7 in Australia, has collaborated in writing the international best selling book withother authors “Elevate Your Mindset”; has a Graduate Diploma inLocal Government Management; is only the second female to beawarded NLP Master Trainer status in Australia; has a diploma in NLP & Hypnotherapy; received 5 stars for her Adelaide Fringe Comedy Hypnosis Stage show; is the CEO of Successful Minds Institute and her mission is to have at least one family member inevery home certified at the NLP Master Practitioner level.

When not speaking or training, Cherry can be found sitting on herdeck, with a glass of good red in her hand, enjoying the company of family and friends or taking in the breathtaking view of the ever-changing ocean.

 

Shanna Whan

Sober in the Country

Shanna Whan is the pioneer of change in the bush when it comesto our love affair with booze. The founder and CEO behindnational bush charity Sober in the Country spent 15,000 hours going against the grain to ”be the change” and now her advocacy, raw and often irreverently funny conversations have seen the life-saving message that it’s ”OK2SAYNO” (to beers inthe bush) go national and international. Shanna was recognised formally in 2021 by her peers and the public as a Pro Bono Australia winner in the ”Impact 25” awards.