Liz Yeo

Liz Yeo

CEO, Newtown Neighbourhood Centre (NNC)

Liz Yeo has been the CEO at Newtown Neighbourhood Centre (NNC) since early 2015. Newtown Neighbourhood Centre is located in one of Sydney’s most vibrant inner city communities and the Centre is particularly focused on supporting people experiencing social isolation and homelessness.

Liz has a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Sydney University and a Masters in Adult Education from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS).

Liz began her career in youth homelessness and has worked in the community sector for the last 35 years. Her roles have included volunteer and training management, HR, and general management positions across a range of large and small Not-for-Profit organisations in health, education and community services.

Liz loves working in her own community and believes in the power of local communities to achieve significant things by working together.

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