Professor Lyn Beazley
WAITTA is delighted to have Professor Lynda (Lyn) Dent Beazley as our Patron since 2020. Lyn comes with a wealth of experience in the industry, and is a neuroscientist and educator based in Perth, Western Australia.
Among other awards, Lyn was named an Officer of the Order of Australia for her contributions to medical science and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science. Lyn is also well known for promoting science and technology in the media and played a key role in bringing the internationally successful FameLab science communication competition to Australia.
Lyn is also the Ambassador for our Game Changer Awards and is actively supporting the Lateral INCITE Awards this year. Andrea Dearden, Chair of WAITTA Management Committee said "we are very privileged to have someone of Lyn's calibre and standing supporting WAITTA's purpose, and thank her for the time and commitment she has provided to industry and our cause".