CATSINaM Team

Nicole Ramsamy

Nicole Ramsamy is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descendant from Bloomfield in Far North Queensland and Boigu Island in Torres Strait.  Nicole was raised in…

Brendan Dunn

Brendan was born in Sydney but spent his childhood in a small rural town. Brendan is a highly skilled and experienced, business manager with a…

Bronwyn Bathern

Bronwyn is a proud Jingili (Djingli ) descendant from her great grandmother Nora’s line.  Jingili Nation is located on the edge of the desert lands…

Dr Karen Martin

Dr Karen Martin is a Noonuccal woman from Minjerripah (North Stradbroke Island – South East Queensland) with connections to the Bidjara people (central Queensland). She…

Leeona West

Leeona West firstly is a proud Aboriginal woman and descendant of the Kalkadoon People on her mother’s side Northwest QLD and the Djaku-nde People on…

Professor Roianne West

Born and raised Kalkadoon on her grandmother’s ancestral lands in North West Queensland with connections to the Djunke/Djaku-nde peoples in South West Queensland, Professor West…

Adam Price

Adam is a proud Wiradjuri man hailing from Queensland. He was recently working with the Lowitja Institute as a Project Officer within the Research and…

Chantale Ruttley

A commercially astute and proven leader, Chantale has over 15 years’ experience in the human services industry. Working across both the private and public sector,…

Cheryl Godwell-Pepper

Cheryl Godwell-Pepper is proud Aboriginal woman and direct descendent of the Kokoberra people, born on the lands of the Kalkadoon people, in Mount Isa central-west…

Dr Sanchia Shibasaki (Phd)

Dr Sanchia Shibasaki (PhD) was born and raised on Waibene (Thursday Island) and is of Torres Strait Islander and Asian descent.   She has over 25…

Lorraine Reilly

Lorraine is a proud Aboriginal woman with Ancestral heritage to the Pitta Pitta and Wangkamahdla People of Boulia South West Qld and Arrernte People of…

Angela Coe

Angela is a proud Sovereign Wiradjuri woman from the Upper Bila Galari- Lachlan River, Cowra area of Central West NSW. A Mother to five boori’s…

Viet Nguyen

Viet Nguyen – Fullstack Engineer Viet is originally from Vietnam. He moved to Canberra in 2020 to assist in the design and build of CATSINaM’s new…

Sam Fogarty

Sam is originally from Melbourne but has spent most of her life in Albury NSW. She moved to Canberra in 2011. She completed a Bachelor…

Demelza Rowley

Demelza Rowley – Project Officer Demelza moved from Tallangatta, Victoria to Canberra in 2008. Meeting her husband in 2009, she now has two beautiful children. Demelza…

Chantelle Bennett

Chantelle Bennett – Reception/IT Support Officer Chantelle is from Young NSW, she moved to Canberra in 1994 and later moved to Queanbeyan NSW. As Chantelle travels between…

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