Julie Lyons B.A. Leis Management (Griffith University 1994)
Julie joined DSRQ as Junior Sports Development Office in 2006 and became State Administrator in 2007. She completed Bachelor of Arts in Leisure Management majoring in Adaptive Recreation, Community Arts and Tourism from Griffith University in 1995. Julie developed several resources e.g. Auslan in Sports DVD, Deaf Sports Awareness Training and implemented the inclusive practices for state sporting levels and coaches. She advocates for equal participation of deaf athletes in sport. She advises affiliated deaf sport clubs and sporting organisations for better understanding of deaf sport. Julie has played several sports in the past and she has represented Queensland and Australia in Deaf Netball.