Christina Chia MAHRI, MAICD, MWCEI, AMICDA, MIWFCI

President Asian Australian Family Association (AAFA)

Vice-Chair, Mental Health Foundation Australia (MHFA) Multicultural Ambassador Program

Co-Founder MYC Heart Connectors

Vice-President Wyndham Diwali

Multicultural Ambassador MHFA

Board Director Women Chiefs (VIC)

Mentor – RMIT University

Christina is an award-winning C-suite executive who sees joy in serving and leading to advance her community, locally & globally. She is the Chief Operating Officer & Principal (VIC) of North Shore Coaching College, a national education business across 70 Campuses in Australia & Hong Kong. 

Christina is the recipient of the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) highly commended awards for Business Excellence in 2020. Christina has over 20 years’ experiences in education, aged-care & NFP sectors in Australia & South East Asia region. As a business leader, Christina thrives in creating capabilities to generate sustainable value to advance her community, especially in Covid economy.

Christina values the power of connection & continual growth. She is passionate about community, promoting multiculturalism & gender equity. Christina successfully raised over AUD$250k via leadership, Board & community roles. 

Awarded Business Excellence by the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) for successful transformation of remote learning to thousands of (CALD) families at North Shore Coaching College. 

As an inspirational community & business leader, Christina thrives by lifting others to continue the “circle of abundance” in the community. She believes in “living her best life” as she continues to serve and empower to get the best out of people.

“I believe I have broken the mould for female Asian migrants or at least for my daughters and future generations – the need to own the vision of women can be successful in business, contribute to their community & retain their independent spirit” …Christina Chia