About Us.

Re-engaging youth within schools and communities around Australia through Youth Leadership and  Empowerment

About Us.

For Youth, By Youth.

Inspiring our future leaders through connection and empowerment.


Build a positively sustainable future through youth leadership and empowerment.

Core Values



To ensure all young people have access to skills that empower them, regardless of their financial situation.

Our 'for Youth,
by Youth'

Wil started Youth Leadership Academy Australia at just 15 years old, understanding the problems, struggles and adversities young people face, first hand. Being run 100% by young people, has allowed Youth Leadership Academy Australia to easily build trust and rapport with students, and ultimately getting greater results.

We are committed to ensuring that all young people are equipped with relevant leadership skills and knowledge to build a positively sustainable future. Furthermore, we recognise how the ripple effect of youth teaching youth can achieve this, throughout communities all across Australia.

Founder and CEO.

Meet Wil Massara

Wil is a 17 year old social entrepreneur, committed to supporting youth across the globe to realise their true potential. After attending a Youth Leadership Camp at 14, Wil left inspired to make a change within his school, community and country, and began his leadership journey. This drive led to the birth of Youth Leadership Academy Australia. Now, Wil has the opportunity to travel internationally and share his story, allowing young people to realise their age does not determine their ability to achieve extraordinary things.

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