Board Profile – Matti Clements

Name: Matti Clements

Position: Director

Board Representative, Nominations Committee


Professional History

Matti is a Psychologist with over 15 years of experience working with elite and professional sport at both a strategic and operational level. She specialises in team and organisational culture, wellbeing, performance enhancement, professional development services and support systems for high performance sporting organisations.

Board/executive committee experience

  • 2015: Member, Nominations and Remuneration Committee, Cycling Australia -committee established in January 2015 to review executive remuneration and handle future executive appointments.
  • 2010: Director, Mental Edge Consulting
  • 2010-12: Member, AFL Education Committee

Career overview

  • Australian Institute of Sport, Deputy Director, Athlete Wellbeing and Engagement (2018 – Present)
  • St Kilda Football Club, General Manager, People and Culture
  • Mental Edge Consulting, Director and Senior Psychologist
  • AFL Player’s Association, National Manager, Wellbeing Program
  • Australian Institute of Sport, Senior Psychologist

Academic Qualifications

  • Completed Executive MBA, Melbourne Business School
  • Full registration with Victorian Psychological Board
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science – Melbourne University.