Ms Lisa Backhouse - Journalist and Presenter, Alumni Summit Facilitator

1 Jan 2015

Lisa Backhouse is one of Queensland's most experienced and respected news presenters with a television career spanning nearly twenty years.

Lisa is currently with Channel Nine News in Brisbane.

Having graduated from UQ in the top of her journalism class, Lisa commenced her career as a television reporter in Brisbane before being promoted to head the ABC's North Queensland bureau. A further promotion to Canberra gave her the opportunity to cover Federal Politics for the ABC's national audience, including a federal election and the High Court Mabo ruling.