About Lisa Bryant

Lisa is an advocate, consultant and journalist in the education and care sector. She is a regular opinion writer for Fairfax/Nine newspapers and ABC News online on early education and childcare issues, and co-author of publications such as A Director’s Manual, Managing an early education and care service in Australia and Fair’s Fair: How to tackle bias in education and care services.

She has also undertaken a broad range of research about social planning and the relationship with education and care provision.

Lisa is a sought after keynote speaker on education and care issues. She has an encyclopedic knowledge of government policy (historical and current) in the early education and care areas.

Her special interest is the impact that the gendered nature of the sector has on those working in the sector. Lisa is proud to work in a sector dominated by strong, lively women who stand up for children’s rights on a daily basis.

She is also co-host of The Early Education Show.


For all enquiries, including editorial, speaking appearances or media comment, please contact Lisa Bryant via email at: