The Board

Allan, as the Managing Director of A.R.T Employment, has over 15 years’ experience managing and coordinating Aboriginal jobs and training projects nationally. In 2011, the South Australian Minister for Aboriginal Affairs appointed Allan to the South Australian Aboriginal Advisory Committee to provide high-level advice to state policies and strategic planning. Allan is the inaugural and current Chairperson of the Marni Waiendi Aboriginal Transition Centre, which is a national and state award winning Aboriginal Transition Centre in areas of training, innovation and building capacity within Aboriginal communities.

Allan Jones – Chairperson

Currently CEO of Aboriginal Health Council has also held positions of Deputy CEO and Manager, Education and Training. Shane has also worked in Aboriginal health as a Registered Nurse and Senior Executive in Government, University and Non-Government Organisations for over 27 years.

Shane Mohor – Treasurer

Currently Snr Cultural and Diversity Consultant for Department of Premier and Cabinet, Manger Housing, CEO Aboriginal Sobriety Group, Community Educator for Nunkuwarrin Yunti and others.

Donna Robb – Secretary

Debra Walker - Board Member

Mr Jeffrey Newchurch is our newest Board Member. Jeffrey is a Narrunga Kaurna man and respected Elder. He was born and raised in Point Pearce and has been working closely with archaeologists, the museum and the state government on the Aboriginal repatriation program, which involves the reburial of Aboriginal remains after burial sites have been disturbed during excavations. Jeffrey expresses the importance of family and country to Aboriginal people and the cultural significance of life events such as funerals and how important it is to do it “our way”.

Jeffrey Newchurch - Board Member

Kenneth Tilbrook – Board Community Member