‘Working at SVA I get to help organisations to better understand and align their work with their purpose. This is absolutely fundamental for success in the not-for-profit sector. It’s exciting to be a part of that.’
Lara is a Consultant at Social Ventures Australia.
Prior to joining SVA, Lara worked at the Australian Indigenous Governance Institute where she gained extensive experience conducting research to identify real-world strategies for governance success, evaluating effectiveness of First Nations committees and boards, and designing tailored resources, training and strategy. In this work, Lara collaborated with First Nations community organisations across Australia as well as university, private sector and NGO partners.
Lara is a volunteer tutor with Sydney Story Factory. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Cultural Studies) and a Master of Development Studies from the University of Sydney, and is a graduate of the AICD Company Directors Course.