Entrepreneurial Educator in Adelaide, Australia
Sasha Dragovelic grew up in the remote opal mining town of Coober Pedy, South Australia, where he completed his education. In Coober Pedy Sasha Lived 15m below the ground in a sub-terranian dwelling known as a ‘Dugout’. Sasha worked for the local council for many years in roles such as Construction Surveyor, Building Inspector and Planning Officer and ran his own businesses including; Sasha's Electrical & Drafting & Outback IT.
Sasha also worked for Centrelink as a Customer Service Officer and as a Personal Adviser and Transition Broker (Career & Life Coach) helping unemployed and young clients with their transition back to meaningful employment.
For several years, Sasha worked for AI Group as part of the Career Advice Australia initiative as Regional Industry Career Adviser (RICA) for Adelaide and then National Industry Career Specialist (NICS) for Innovation and Business.
At AITEC Pty Ltd Sasha worked as Alliance Manager for the School Business Community Partnership Brokers Program. In this role Sasha operated as a catalyst and broker across a variety of stakeholders such as; Schools, Business, Community, Parents and Government, assisting them to come together to deliver educational attainment outcomes for young people.
Sasha is a Board Member of Turkindi Inc (Indigenous Information Network of SA) and leads Public Relations and Network Development.
Appointed as Manager - HYPA Works at HYPA & SYC, Sasha established STARTmeUP - an Entreprenerial Education Program for 18 - 25 and bizifyd - a social enterprise which connects small business owners who have limited time and knowledge of social media with Young people.
Sasha Co-founded BO$$ camp in 2014 - an Entrepreneurial Education program for young people to "Start Your Future, Like A Boss!"
Sasha's passion is Personal Development, Entrepreneurial Education and informed Career Development, that assists others to reach their full potential.
Among many other things Sasha continues to be unrelenting & tireless in providing Entrepreneurial Education programs & opportunities for Young People and for successful business people to "pay it forward". Futurepreneurs Launchpad & EntrepreTour are two such initiatives.
For Seniors he has created "Unfinished Business" and The Catalyst Collaborative Coworking Community at the Catalyst Foundation.
"Have Ideas, Do Ideas" - Sasha Dragovelic