Luke Rycken

Luke Rycken

About Luke:

Luke is the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition where he works as an advocate for young people across the country.

Luke began his career as an orthotist/prosthetist and allied health professional supporting children and young people with disability. He is an experienced advocate and has led campaigns to improve mental health, employment and disability policies.

Luke has a Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Clinical Prosthetics and Orthotics from La Trobe University and is studying a Juris Doctor candidate at Monash University. He is a member of the Orygen Institute External Advisory Board and a Director of On the Line Australia which delivers MensLine and the Suicide Call Back Service.