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Julia Baron

Policy and Advocacy Manager, YACVic

Julia (she/her) is the Policy and Advocacy Manager at YACVic, providing leadership and oversight across a range of key policy areas as they relate to young people. Specialising in employment, youth justice, gender equity and the broader youth sector, Julia is an expert at elevating young people’s voices to inform policymaking by embedding youth participation within her work and ensuring young people are supported to engage in the policymaking process.

Prior to working at YACVic, Julia worked at the Brotherhood of St. Laurence for several years in their youth employment programs, with a specific focus on employment and education opportunities for young people of refugee and migrant background