Izzy Tolhurst (she/her)

youth media centre lead (On Parental Leave)

As the Youth Media Lead, Izzy support young people across Australia in media placements and to develop their media skills and expand their media literacy. This includes supporting them to develop critical thinking and fact-checking skills, understanding different types of messaging, and decoding power structures and ownership in our media landscape.

Izzy is a trained journalist and broadcaster and has worked for local and international outlets including The Copenhagen Post, The Jakarta Post, Bandcamp, the Big Issue, Junkee Media and 3RRR.