Prior to joining Nous Lizzy was president of the University of Western Australia (UWA) Student Guild. She was responsible for representing UWA’s 20,000+ students, managing over 100 staff and a $2.5M budget, overseeing capital developments of $1.5M+, and engaging with key senior stakeholders. Lizzy has served as a member of the UWA Senate, the board of the UWA Sports and Recreation Association and the National Executive of the National Union of Students. She also has experience in University level teaching, having been a Lab Demonstrator in Functional Anatomy.
Lizzy holds Bachelors of Arts and Science degrees; majoring in anatomy, human biology, European studies, Italian and zoology; and holds an Australian Institute of Company Directors certification in the Duties and Responsibilities of Not-For-Profit Directors.
Lizzy is an avid reader and accumulator of books, having spent a past life working in second-hand bookstores.