Experienced professional with 25+ years’ experience in the community, disability and social justice sectors. Dedicated career in assisting others seek equitable opportunities to participate fully in their communities. Passion for seeking demonstrated economic and social outcomes.
Liz is the Executive Officer of YouthWorX NT. A not for profit organisation committed to partnering with Territorians in supporting their lifelong social, economic and career success. Responsible for the management of diverse programs which include life and career coaching, the delivery of services to support employability skills. Liz administers the overall operation, strategic development and corporate health of the organisation including finance and human resources.
Prior to YouthWorX NT Liz was the National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) for the Northern Territory for a decade. This role provided information, coordination and referral services to increase and improve transitional pathways for Territorians with a disability between families, community, school, post-secondary, education and subsequent employment.
Liz is a current Board Member of Integrated DisAbility Action (IdA NT), the PDA representative and Co-deputy Chairperson on the Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) Board.