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Keenan Mundine

Keenan Mundine is a Youth Worker with the Kool Kids program at the Youth and Community Services organisation, Weave. He is also an ambassador with Just Reinvest NSW. “I grew up in Redfern,” says Keenan. “As a young kid I got caught up in some not so positive activities and made some silly choices. Now I am working with Weave, studying, playing football, reconnecting with my culture, family and community and starting my own family. I love working with younger people,…

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Eddie Cubillo

Eddie Cubillo is a Champion of Just Reinvest NSW and the Executive Officer of the peak body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services around Australia. His mother is of Larrakia/Wadjigan descent and his father is Central Arrente. Mr Cubillo’s family has experienced the intergenerational effects of the policy of forced removal of children of mixed descent from their family and country. In has a Masters of Laws (International Law and International Relations) from Flinders University and was the former Anti…

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Kerry Graham

Kerry Graham is a member of Just Reinvest’s Executive Committee. She is a social impact consultant and has worked in social change for over 20 years. She has held executive roles within national nonprofit organisations (Inspire Foundation CEO; Good Beginnings Australia, COO); and advised governments on social policy (Australian Social Inclusion Board, NSW Treasurer’s Advisory Body). She holds qualifications in public policy, law, social work and community management. Kerry currently consults to corporations, governments and nonprofits on collaboration and innovation…

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Megan Mitchell

Megan Mitchell is a Champion of Just Reinvest NSW and the National Children’s Commissioner. She believes justice reinvestment is a tried and tested way of keeping Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children out of detention. “It not only improves the lives of young people, their families and helps to create safer communities for everyone, but also delivers a huge economic benefit. By re-directing the money from the justice system and reinvesting it in education and services that deal with the…

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Dr Tom Calma AO

Dr Tom Calma, AO is an elder from the Kungarakan and Iwaidja tribal groups from the south-west Darwin region and the Coburg Peninsula in Northern Territory and a Champion of Just Reinvest NSW. He is commonly referred to as the grandfather of justice reinvestment in Australia, first bringing it to the government’s attention when he was Social Justice Commission at the Australian Human Rights Commission from 2004-2010. Dr Calma says justice reinvestment can work if all stakeholders have the…

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Trei Stewart

Trei Stewart is a Youth Ambassador for Just Reinvest NSW.

Trei is 18 years old and grew up in Nowra and the La Perouse community. He is from the Yuin nation that surrounds Wreck bay on the NSW South coast. Trei had a difficult childhood as he was removed from his family and separated from his siblings from a young age.  Trei first got involved with Weave Youth and Community Service’s Kool Kids Club program in…

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Beau Foster

Beau Foster is a Youth Ambassador for Just Reinvest NSW.

Beau Foster is 19 years old and is originally from the South coast in New South Wales. He was raised in Sydney and his mob is the Yuin nation from the South coast and the Dharawal people from the La Perouse community. He has been involved with Weave Youth and Community Service’s Kool Kids Club program since primary school. He knows first hand the difference it makes to…

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