Her background in law and economics combines with adeptness at connecting with people to make her a well-rounded consultant capable of delivering innovative and thoughtful solutions for clients. Riya has a strong interest in the development of outcomes-focused public policy which is grounded in the needs and voices of local communities and the people who are directly impacted.
Riya holds a double degree in law and economics from the Queensland University of Technology. Prior to joining Nous, Riya worked in planning and environment law and volunteered as a youth advisor at Amnesty International Australia.
You can find Riya cooking for friends, painting, practising yoga or spending time in nature (sometimes with a pair of binoculars, looking for interesting birds).