Maree Bowden is a former Silver Fern and Canterbury Tactix netballer who is passionate about education and helping others live a happy, healthy and flourishing life. She has a Bachelor of Teaching and Learning Degree from Christchurch College of Education and also completed a Graduate Certificate in Career Counselling for Elite Performers through Victoria University in Melbourne.
On finishing her career, Maree taught, became a Mum to Parker and has helped establish 100% Project. She currently also works as the Personal Development Manager for Canterbury Rugby, assisting players with their lives off the field to ensure they are well prepared for when they transition out of rugby. Maree provides mentoring and career education for individuals to assist their well-being and ensure they flourish in all areas of their lives. She loves encouraging and challenging people to reach their full potential.