Aboriginal Land Council, Redfern, SydneyDonna’s Aboriginal family connections are the Wiradjuri of Central West New South Wales. She is the Mother of 4 adult children and was born and raised in Sydney. Donna is proud to be a Cultural Representative for the local Aboriginal community in Sydney. Donna has worked in Aboriginal affairs, Government and community organisations in Sydney for the past 30 years (mostly in education). She was also elected to represent her Community as a Councillor on the former Sydney Regional Council of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Council (ATSIC). Donna holds a Diploma in Aboriginal Community Development and is a Graduate of the Indigenous Women’s Leadership Development Program. Donna is involved in several community consultation groups especially in regards to women’s issues and NAIDOC week in the Redfern/inner city area. She is also a member of Aboriginal Advisory Panels for Carriageworks, Lend Lease and the Mental Health Co-ordinating Council. Donna has presented Welcome to Country at many conferences and major events in Sydney including Government House, Kirribilli House, Parliament House, The Entertainment Centre and Sydney Convention Centre.
Saturday, November 28
9:05 AM - 9:15 AM
Room: Ballroom 1 & 2
Aboriginal Land Council, Redfern, Sydney
ISSTD is honoured to have Aunty Donna Ingram open the first Bi-National Australia/New Zealand Regional Conference a traditional WELCOME TO COUNTRY address.