Lucinda Beaman is a senior researcher in First Draft’s Sydney bureau, where she monitors and reports on information disorder in the Asia Pacific region.
Lucinda has a strong track record in monitoring and correcting mis- and disinformation, having been FactCheck Editor at The Conversation, and Sydney Editor at RMIT ABC Fact Check with Australia’s national broadcaster.
As an online journalist for The Times of London Sydney bureau, Lucinda edited major breaking regional and foreign news. She began her career reporting on financial services, including the Global Financial Crisis, and as a video producer and presenter.
Lucinda is an experienced public speaker and has been recognised for leadership and editorial innovation in newsrooms.