Sean Lyons – Director of Education & Engagement

Sean Lyons – Director of Education & Engagement

Sean Lyons is the Director of Education & Engagement for Netsafe. Sean worked for a number of years as Netsafe’s education sector lead, and has been involved directly in the authoring and development of the Netsafe Kit for Schools since version three. Sean spends much of his time working with national and international organisations in the development of online safety focused projects. In recent times this has included collaborative work with The UK Safer Internet Centre, Facebook, Google, The Office of the Australian eSafety Commissioner & The INHOPE Network, amongst others. He is also responsible for Netsafe’s programme to combat online child sexual exploitation material.

Sean has been with the organisation since 2006 coming from a background in the education sector where he worked both as a teacher and school leader and as an ICT consultant to schools. Prior to that Sean worked in IT and science sectors.

To contact Sean email help@netsafe.org.nz