Alyssa Burns

Program Manager

Alyssa Burns is an experienced leader in education, with particular expertise in the development and implementation of Project-Based Learning curriculum and academic mentoring programs.

With more than ten years’ experience in independent primary and secondary schools, Alyssa has a passion for the authentic professional development of educators, and creating successful, engaging and future-focused student programs.

Throughout her career, she’s served in various leadership roles, including Innovation Leader (Pathways & Mentoring) as well as in pastoral care and wellbeing roles such as Head of House and Year Level Coordinator.

Outside of education, Alyssa has experience as a board member and treasurer of a non-profit and understands the critical role of these organisations in the community. Through this role, she supported local organisations to reduce isolation by establishing multiple community spaces across Queensland.

As a Future Anything Program Manager, Alyssa brings her knowledge and experience to support young people, educators, and schools as they engage with our portfolio of programs.