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Ms Liz Reid


 

Ms Liz Reid has over 25 years’ experience in the community, disability and social justice sectors.  Ms Reid has a dedicated career in assisting others seek equitable opportunities to participate fully in their communities and a passion for seeking demonstrated economic and social outcomes. 

Currently, Ms Reid is the Executive Officer of YouthWorX NT, which is a not for profit organisation committed to partnering with Northern Territorians in supporting their lifelong social, economic and career success. She is responsible for the management of diverse programs which include life and career coaching, and the delivery of services to support employability skills. Ms Reid administers the overall operation, strategic development and corporate health of the organisation.

Ms Reid is the current President of Physical Disability Australia (PDA), the PDA representative and Co-deputy Chairperson on the Australian Federation of Disability Organisations (AFDO) Board and a member of the City of Darwin, Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee.

Prior to YouthWorX NT, Ms Reid 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.