Robbie Van Dijk


Robbie has been heavily involved in the queer community for over a decade. He began his work with the community leading a queer youth support organisation in New Zealand; managing a drop in centre, delivering in-school education programs and running national conferences to connect similar organisations across the country. He is currently a Senior Project Officer for the Department of Education and Training and has a background in strategic communications, events, and program and project implementation. Other experience includes work for the Auckland Pride Festival and the US Consulate where his conferences were nominated for a Gold Standard Award for Diplomatic Engagement.  He is extremely excited to serve on the passionate and dedicated Board of Minus18 and is putting his skills and experience to good use to improve the lives of queer youth in Australia