ILBIJERRI welcomes new Chair Kareena Gay

ILBIJERRI welcomes new Chair Kareena Gay

Photo: James Henry
18 May 2019, 12:00 AM

The 18 May 2019 was a big day for ILBIJERRI’s, as it was for the nation. We held our AGM at Kensington Town Hall, at which Kareena Gay, was officially signed in as Chair of the ILBIJERRI Board and Eugenia Flynn became Vice Chair.

A big thank you to outgoing Chair Gavin Somers who will continue his commitment to the company in the role of Secretary. Tony McCartney continues as Treasurer and Erica McCalman, Glenn Shea and Lisa Maza continue as Directors.

We are proud to be the only First Nations arts company in the country that has all First Nations governance. We extend our warmest thanks to the whole Board for their dedication.

Kareena Gay (Chair) is Senior Legal Policy Officer for the Department of Justice in the Police and Emergency Management division. She is President of Tarwirri, the Indigenous Law Students and Lawyers Association of Victoria (ILSLAV).