Posted: February 4th, 2022
Barry Dodd is a Yamatji, Amangu and Nhanagardi man, with ancestry going back to Hill River and Yalgoo. Born in the Mingenew Spring in 1948, he was in Tardun Mission and attended school in Mullewa, Carnarvon, and Geraldton, where he now lives. Barry’s strength, concerns and culture was given to him through many extended families, and his respect for Country and culture. He honours all people’s culture. An active community member, Barry joined YMAC’s Yamatji Regional Committee in November 2021. This is the second time he has served on the Committee.