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Katrina Johnston, Queensland Deputy Leader.

Katrina Johnston Katrina was born in Biloela Central Queensland, but raised in Theodore, Central Queensland and is a proud Wulli Wulli and Wakka Wakka woman. She has worked at Theodore Hospital for over ten years and at Theodore Medical Centre as an Aboriginal Health Worker for seven years.

Katrina has been in her current role as an Aboriginal Health Worker in chronic disease at Goondir Health Service for 12 months. She has Aboriginal Health Worker qualifications and is currently enrolled to complete Aboriginal Health Practitioner qualifications.

Kingsley Bilney, South Australia Deputy Leader.

Kingsley on background cropped as circleKingsley is from Pt Lincoln in South Australia. He worked at Port Lincoln in Aboriginal Family Support Services from 2009-2014. Since 2014 he has worked at Port Lincoln Aboriginal Health Service as an Aboriginal Health Worker and he is currently completing his Certificate IV studies.

Kingsley is a talented Australian Rules footballer. He is captain of the very successful Mallee Park Football Club A Grade Team who were premiers in 2015 and 2016. 

In 2015 Kingsley also won the Best and Fairest for the Port Lincoln Football League.

Jade Kelly, New South Wales Deputy Leader.

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Jade is a Muthi Muthi lady from Balranald NSW. She is a Credentialled Diabetes Educator providing services at Coomealla Health Aboriginal Corporation in Dareton NSW. Currently Jade also does some private clinic work as well as some work for Diabetes Victoria.

Jade has worked in Aboriginal Medical services across Victoria and NSW since 2007, providing diabetes outreach services at Dareton, Balranald, Swan Hill, Robinvale and Mildura.

Jade has completed a Bachelor of Nursing and a Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education. Her passions are Diabetes Care and Care Coordination.

David Nicholls, Queensland Deputy Leader

Dave on background cropped to circleDavid was born in Mackay and is a descendant of Kunju from Coen in Cape York. He has worked at Central Australian Aboriginal Congress for ten years and this is where he started his training as an Aboriginal Health Worker. He has also worked at Mackay Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Service for four years as a Clinical Team Leader and in addition to this, he also trained health workers in their Certificate III studies at Mackay TAFE.

David is an Aboriginal Health Practitioner and also holds a Gradute Diploma in Indigenous Health Promotion.

His passion for remote work led him to Cairns to Apunipima Cape York Health Council where he has has been working for the past six years as an Aboriginal Health Practitioner, focussing on clinical and chronic disease work including relief health worker to the 11 communities in the Cape.

David has a passion for camping and fishing and a love for his family.

Robyn Willock, Western Australia Deputy Leader

RobynRobyn was born in Geraldton and completed her health worker training at Wirraka Maya Health Service in South Hedland. She then went on to complete her studies in Enrolled Nursing through Marr Moorditj Training in Perth.

Currently, Robyn is the Clinical Manager at Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service.

In her spare time, Robyn loves to travel, enjoys camping and driving 'out bush' and fancies a spot of fishing.

Shondelle De Stefano, Western Australia Deputy Leader (Southern)

Shondelle background cropped to circleShondelle is originally from Whadjuk Boodja/South Western Australia (Noongar) with family members from Gnaala Karla Boodja, Ballardong and Wagyl Kaip.

Shondelle has a Certificate IV - ATSI Primary Health Care/ATSI Health Practitioner. She has been the ITC Care Co-ordinator at Moorditj Koort Aboriginal Health and Wellness Centre in Perth since 2014. She has also held roles as a Maternal Support Officer and Maternal Officer. Outside of the clinic, Shondelle has had roles in community pharmacy, special needs primary education and housing.

In 2019, Shondelle received the WA Controlled Health Sector Contribution by an ACCS Employee Award from the Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia.