Jody Barney (CHAIR)
Jody Barney is a Birri-Gubba/ Woppaburra (Urangan) /South Sea Islander Deaf woman from Queensland, She was born in Mackay and grew up in Far North Queensland attending various schools and left at the age of 15.
Kathryn Goff is a proud Yorta Yorta woman living on Jaara Country. She is a respected member of her local Aboriginal community in Castlemaine and currently manages Nalderun Education Aboriginal Corporation in the Mount Alexander Shire.
Terori is a First Nation Artist, cultural knowledge keeper, cultural educator, cultural mentor and water ceremony holder. Her cultural knowledge journey comes from her elders and traditional knowledge keepers.
Sherree is a proud and strong Gunditjmara woman from south west Victoria. Mother to three beautiful girls and grandmother to a gorgeous grand-son, she is committed to her family and to the strong Aboriginal community of Heywood.
Gavin Somers is a proud Murri man having lived in Victoria for over 30 years with a strong Aboriginal arts and governance background.
Taneisha Webster is a proud Wathaurong woman who is committed to empowering her community through cultural connection and self-determination.