Aboriginal Advisory Panel

The Port Adelaide Enfield Council's Aboriginal Advisory Panel was established to provide advice and direction to Council regarding cultural and policy decisions and ensure that Council is kept aware of the current needs and concerns of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. Current membership of the Panel includes Aboriginal community representatives, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community organisation representatives, local Kaurna Elders and Elected Members of Council as follows:

Voting Members:
Michael O' Brien Dept. of Child Protection  (Chairperson)
David Highfold SAPOL
Kevin Coleman Tauondi College Inc
Jasmine Tonkin Dept. of Child Protection
Alex Houthuysen St Johns Youth Services
Tina Quitadamo Kura Yerlo Inc
Beth Turner Relationships Australia SA
Lisa Warner YWCA Rep
Terry Stewart Community Rep
Janiene Deverix Community Rep
John Rankine Community Rep
Diane Grose Community Rep
Elected Members:
Mayor Gary Johanson  
Cr Tony Barca  
Cr Anne-Marie Hubycz  
Council Staff:
Rodney Welch Aboriginal & Cultural Diversity Officer
Deb Richardson  Director Community Development
Katie Faraonio Community and Cultural Development Leader

The Aboriginal Advisory Panel meets on a six weekly basis.  All queries regarding the Aboriginal Advisory Panel should be directed to the Aboriginal & Cultural Diversity Officer on (08) 8405 6868.

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