Rana Hussain
Position Diversity & inclusion
Phone 0424 316 546
Email ranahuss@gmail.com
Location Melbourne
Cultural or linguistic group Pakistani, Urdu
Expertise Organisational Culture, Pop Culture, Gender Equity, Violence against women, Parenting, Cultural diversity in Australia, Diversity and inclusion, Media Diversity, Community Development, cricket)
Gender Female

Rana Hussain

Richmond Football Club

Sport (general, AFL, cricket), diversity and inclusion, community development, organisational culture, pop culture, gender equity, violence against women, parenting, cultural diversity in Australia, media diversity


Rana Hussain is a diversity and inclusion leader making important inroads into Australian sporting culture and the community at large. One of a handful of women of colour working in AFL (D&I for Richmond Football Club), Rana is a pioneer and a passionate advocate for social inclusion and reducing discrimination through sports and media. That passion has led to freelance writing as well as podcasting and broadcasting for the ABC. Rana is a board member of the Victorian Women’s Trust, a consultant on the DoMore Project and a member of the Cricket Australia Steering Committee. Critical thinking skills, personal leadership, creative content and the ability to bridge social divides make Rana a valuable addition to any room.