Lucy Belling

Lucy Belling

Senior Research Executive

Lucy is a research assistant who supports the team on project management, analysis and reporting.

Prior to joining Newgate, Lucy coordinated The Relentless, a community outreach program providing mentoring and support for young people in Sydney’s Macarthur region. She has also worked closely with young people in schools and has a keen interest in youth policy issues, particularly regarding youth mental health, juvenile justice and education.

Lucy holds a Bachelor of Liberal Studies from the University of Sydney where she majored in Physics and Government and International Relations. She also holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of Sydney with a major research focus on policy impacting vulnerable communities and young people. She has a particular interest in evidence based policymaking and engaging communities in the policymaking process. She is also an associate member of the Australian Market and Social Research Society.