Managing Director – Elite Performance and Leadership, Culture, Mindset Coordinator – Carlton Football Club
Anthony Klarica is the Director of Elite Performance as well as the Culture, Leadership and Mindset Coordinator at Carlton Football Club in the AFL. He has worked in schools, organisations and sport for over 25 years. In sport, he has worked with a wide range of individual athletes, teams and coaches from juniors to Australian Teams.
His roles have included Leadership Coaching at AFL clubs, National Psychology Coordinator for Tennis Australia, Motor-sport consulting and Psychologist to individual athletes. Such roles have placed him in Olympic stadiums, at Grand Slams, the MCG on Grand Final day and in race cars at over 280 km per hour.
Anthony’s specific interests include well-being, culture, leadership and mindset and their relationship to performance.
His philosophy is to impact performance through relationships, the environment that is created around an individual or team, and specific mindset approaches. In addition, he advocates for maximising wellbeing to simultaneously enhance athletes as both people and performers.