Lyn White, Animals Australia will launch the Animal Publics Conference on Sunday 12th July.
A former police officer, Lyn is considered one of Australia’s foremost animal advocates. She was honoured as a Member of the Order of Australia in 2014 for her significant contribution to the field of animal protection. Lyn’s investigative work has featured on nearly every national current affairs program in Australia, including 60 Minutes, Four Corners, Australian Story and ABC 7:30. Her work has resulted in unprecedented animal welfare advancements in a number of countries including in Jordan where she acts as an adviser to the Princess Alia Foundation. She has also been honoured as the ABC’s Newsmaker of the Year; as a state finalist in the Australian of the Year awards; and listed by the Australian Financial Review and Westpac as one of Australia’s Women of Influence.