Jackie De Vries
Research Program Manager
Jackie oversees the management of our National Housing Research Program and has expertise in the areas of housing policy, research synthesis and research methodologies.
Within the discipline of social science, Jackie has a bachelor degree majoring in Population and Urban Geography and graduate diplomas in Social Research and Housing Management and Policy.
Her current research interests include: the role of urban planning in housing affordability, homelessness and Indigenous disadvantage.
Jackie has 15 years experience working within the government sector (state, local and Federal), in data analysis, research and policy roles. This has included demographic profiling, housing needs analysis, development of strategic housing policy and implementing regulation of the community housing sector.