Viv graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Commerce, double major in Entrepreneurship and Marketing. Upon completion Viv entered the corporate world where she completed a Graduate Program and was offered a role as a Human Resource Coordinator.
Viv was a member of a public speaking club, Rostrum WA, for over two years. Whilst a member, Viv became a finalist in the 2016 statewide Arthur Garvey Speaker of the Year competition. She was also awarded Club 19’s ‘Most Improved Speaker’ and was elected as Club Secretary and Vice President for consecutive terms.
Viv resigned from her workplace earlier this year to pursue a project of her own. In July 2017, she was awarded a scholarship to attend LEAP, a Leadership Excellence Acceleration Program held at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She has spent the last four months travelling the world independently.
Viv is a member of 100 Women, a philanthropic giving circle involved in creating a world where all women and girls can live safely with access to health, education and economic freedom. She is also a sponsor to orphans in Egypt through the charity, Coptic Orphans.
Viv has an identical twins and her favourite things are pizza and shoes. For fun, Viv loves to train in the sport of Muay Thai, read, travel, spend time with her large family and ride her motorcycle.