Posted: May 7th, 2013
Diane is a Nyangumarta woman who has been actively involved in the Nyangumarta Warrarn Aboriginal Corporation (Prescribed Body Corporate) after being inspired by elders who worked towards the 2009 Nyangumarta determination.
Diane was born in Port Hedland and continues to live there today, and is proud that her family of five generations continues to have such a strong connection to country. Diane feels a great sense of belonging when she spends time on country with her family, learning hunting and gathering.
Diane works as an Aboriginal and Islander Education Officer working with students, parents and the community for better outcomes for Indigenous students.
She was elected to the Pilbara Regional Committee in February 2012, and to the Board of Directors in August 2012