Nat Cook is a five-time Olympian, Gold and Bronze Medallist in beach volleyball. A passionate athlete advocate, Nat has always been a champion of the transformational power of sport and the life lessons learnt pursuing your dreams.
Her trademark authenticity, energy and ease, combined with her success as both an elite athlete and influential business leader, make Nat a powerful motivational speaker and strategic sports and wellbeing advisor.
Serving as a Director of Brisbane 2032, Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee, and holding a position on the World Olympians Association Board, Nat is a firm believer in the Games' potential to create enduring legacies for individuals, businesses, and society as a whole.
An inspirational speaker
As a sought after motivational speaker for organisations such as Amazon, Deloitte, the real estate industry and major government departments for over 25 years, Nat approaches her presentations, workshops, corporate and leadership training, and ambassador roles with the same commitment to excellence that made her a successful athlete. Based in Brisbane, Nat Cook travels to the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, across Australia and globally to be a keynote speaker at events and conferences.
Serving up strategic, meaningful, expert insights, Nat works with individuals, teams and organisations to help instil confidence in their abilities and aspirations, while equipping them with the tools to strengthen resilience and drive.
Strategic sports and wellbeing advisor
With leadership roles and experience across various organisations, including the World Olympians Association and Brisbane 2032, Nat brings a unique lens to business strategy.
In her work with Deloitte and as an associate with Rowland Sport, Nat is actively shaping opportunities for athletes and clients within Queensland and Australia's thriving sports economy.
Thank you for involving Rowland in Green and Gold Athletes Australia – another fine example of your unconditional selflessness, enthusiasm, drive and passion in making the lives of others better.
Nat's energy and captivating storytelling engaged attendees, leaving a lasting impact. She's genuinely invested in both the conference and its participants, and her ability to read the crowd enriched the experience. Nat Cook's involvement was undeniably a standout moment, garnering numerous positive comments from attendees about her presentation.
Thank you again for such an incredible presentation, it was genuinely one of the best I have seen.
Nat was the highlight with her highly inspirational speeches... Audience numbers were well over 100 people, yet Nat managed to engage everyone in the room on a very personable level. I would highly recommend Nat for any of your events or even to lift the spirits of your team.