This story was written by Sue White and originally appeared on 6 August 2016 in the Sydney Morning Herald’s My Career section. Photo credit – Collingwood Media. Click here to view the original story.
As the AFL season draws to its annual crescendo, it’s a pretty good bet there are many adults wishing they could live and breathe the world of footy year round. Dominic Milesi actually does.
As it turns out, Milesi’s background – a degree in economics and finance, supported by years of experience working in financial roles (including on Victoria’s state budget) – set him up well for his role as Collingwood Football Club’s national recruiting manager.