Overcoming Indigenous Family Violence Speakers

Senator the Hon. Anne Ruston

Minister for Families and Social Services, Minister for Women’s Safety, Senator for South Australia, Manager of Government Business in the Senate

Australian Federal Government

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Bronwyn Penrith

Chairperson

Mudgin-gal Aboriginal Corporation

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Sono Leone

Chief Executive Officer and Founder

Strong Women Talking

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Suzanne Naden

Chief Executive Officer

Bungree Aboriginal Association

Jack Bulman

Chief Executive Officer

Mibbinbah Spirit Healing

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Jacqui Watt

Chief Executive Officer

No to Violence

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Kyalie Moore

National Sector Development Manager

No to Violence

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Kellyanne Andy

Chief Executive Officer

Elizabeth Morgan House Aboriginal Women’s Services

Jo Doherty

Practice Lead

Elizabeth Morgan House Aboriginal Women’s Services

Zita Adut Deng Ngor

Chief Executive Officer

Women’s Legal Service South Australia

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Corina Martin

Chief Executive Officer

Aboriginal Family Law Services, WA

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Carissa Miller

Principal Legal Officer

Family Violence Legal Service Aboriginal Corporation (South Australia)

Thelma Schwartz

Principal Legal Officer

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service

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Leah Billeam

Principal Solicitor

Warra Warra Legal Service

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Christine Robinson

Coordinator

Wirringa Baiya Aboriginal Women’s Legal Centre

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Lawrence Moser

Associate Director, Aboriginal Services

Victoria Legal Aid

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Lauren Callaway

Assistant Commissioner Family Violence Command

Victoria Police

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Superintendent Greg Moore

Commander South Coast Police District

NSW Police Force

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Sergeant Lisa Hillary

Mount Isa District and Family Violence Coordinator

Queensland Police Service

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Dr Silke Meyer

Deputy Director, Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre

Monash University

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Rosalie O’Neale

Manager – eSafetyWomen

Office of the eSafety Commissioner

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Chay Brown

Research and Program Coordinator

Equality Institute

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Desmond Campbell

First Nations Practice Lead

Social Ventures Australia

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Kelly Williams

Manager – Family Violence Services

Mallee District Aboriginal Services

Defureen Kirby

Team Leader Therapeutic program

Mallee District Aboriginal Services

Greg Sloan

Coordinator Men’s Family violence

Mallee District Aboriginal Services

Ash Egan

Manager Family Violence and Justice Programs

Ballarat & District Aboriginal Cooperative

Dianne Gipey

Northern Territory State Manager and Queensland Specialist in Family Violence

The Salvation Army Australia

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Kylie Butler

Director

Cross Borders Indigenous Family Violence Program

Rachel Foster

Manager Family Violence Services

Boorndawan Willam Aboriginal Healing Service

Anne Tidyman

Manager, Child and Family Services

Odyssey House Victoria

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Susie Lukis

Coordinator – Inner and Outer Eastern Melbourne Area

Victorian Statewide Children’s Resource Program

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Tanietta de Launey

Facilitator

We Al-li

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Julie Coombes

Specialist Family Violence Advocate and Aboriginal Liaison Officer

Eastern Domestic Violence Service

Joseph Oui

Straight Talk Facilitator

Gallang Place

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Aunty Gina Bundle

Coordinator – Badjurr-Bulok Wilam Aboriginal Health Unit

The Royal Women’s Hospital

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Quynh Nguyen

Counsellor/Advocate

The Royal Women’s Hospital

Michaela Nash

Detective Sergeant, Multi-Agency Protection Service

South Australia Police

Fiona Mort

Head of Service

1800RESPECT

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