Angela Lynch, Advocacy Manager, Full Stop Australia and Secretariat, QSAN
Angela Lynch is a lawyer and a sexual, domestic, and family violence prevention advocate.
She is currently engaged by Full Stop Australia as its Advocacy Manager (legal and policy) and as the Secretariat for the Queensland Sexual Assault Network, which is a peak body for specialist sexual violence services in Queensland. Previously, Angela worked for 27 years at the Women’s Legal Service QLD, 5 years as CEO.
Throughout her time in the sector, she has been involved in advocacy for significant law reform at a State and federal level and in the development of policy and community education initiatives. She was an inaugural member of the Queensland Domestic and Family Violence Death Review Board and is a current member of the Queensland Sexual Violence Prevention Roundtable and is a QLD member of the National Women’s Safety Alliance DFSV Working Group.
In 2019, Angela was awarded an AM in the Australia Day Honour’s list for her services to victims of domestic and family violence and in November 2022 she was the recipient of the Dame Quentin Bryce Domestic Violence Prevention Advocate Award by the Queensland Law Society.