Shannan Dodson is a Yawuru (Broome area) woman who was born in Katherine in the Northern Territory and currently lives in Sydney. She’s worked in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander affairs for over 12 years and is a Communications and Digital specialist. She was the Digital Director of the Recognise campaign for 5 years– the […]
Where are you from? I am a Tiwi and Yanyuwa woman from the Northern Territory. I grew up in Darwin and the Tiwi Islands where my mum lives. My mum’s bloodline is from Borroloola and my dad’s family are from Hobart in Tasmania. What do you do? I am a multi-industry coach, trainer and mentor. […]
Where are you from? Darwin, NT. What do you do? Business Owner, Performer and Entertainer. What is one of the best decisions you have made? Starting my own Business. What is one of the worst decisions you have made? Wearing heels for 19 hours! What are some of the barriers to female leadership? Pushing through […]
1.Where are you from? Pipalyatjara in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands 2.What do you do? I’m the Deputy Chair of the APY Lands Executive Board. I’m also the Chair of Ananguku Wiru Palyatjaku which specialises in Cultural awareness training and interpreting and translation services. And… I am the Skill Hire’s Remote School Attendance Strategy Liaison Officer […]
Where are you from? I was born in Tenterfield, Northern NSW. The last of seven children. I am a Bundjalung woman. What do you do? I am a mother, an artist, a teacher, a Board Director and an activist for change. What is one of the best decisions you have made? To complete High School […]
Cass Goodwin says leadership isn’t singular; it’s a collective effort. “I need to remind myself to draw from those around me, learn from my ancestors and elders.”
Shelley Cable reflects that the concept of mainstream leadership is still stereotypically masculine, serious and involves “wearing a suit”, creating barriers to female leadership.
All her life Stella Crick has been drawn to two dreams of caring for Country and culture, as well as letting her creative energy run free.
Jocelyn Formsma is a “northern bush girl at heart” and an Indigenous children’s rights and youth engagement advocate of more than 15 years.
Laura Berry says she is inspired by women every day, and it’s not necessarily by the women who have high profiles or those we see in the media.