About Us

Council

The council is made up of: 

Four (4) elected positions for national, state-wide, and local organisations representing migrant and refugee women in Australia; 


Four (4) elected positions for national, state-wide, and local organisations working for the advancement and inclusion of migrant and refugee women in Australia; 


One (1) elected individual identifying as a woman from a migrant or refugee background who, in a personal capacity, is making a substantive contribution for the advancement and inclusion of migrant and refugee women in Australia, and who is not a representative of any member organisation; 


Four (4) ex-officio, appointed positions for national peak organisations representing migrant and refugee women and/or organisations working for the advancement and inclusion of migrant and refugee women in Australia. The Social Policy Group, as an auspicing organisation for the Alliance, will be one of the three ex-officio members; and 


One (1) appointed independent Chair. 


Elections to the Alliance Council are held every two years, with the next elections due in 2024. 

Current Council members are as follows:

Nyadol Nyuon OAM

Nyadol Nyuon OAM
Chair

Carla Wilshire OAM

Carla Wilshire OAM
The Social Policy Group (SPG)

Corrine Kemp

Corrine Kemp
Migrant Women in Business

Dr Tanaka Dune

Dr Tanaka Dune
African Women Australia

Jeanette Hourani

Jeanette Hourani
Multicultural Women Victoria

Jill Morgan

Jill Morgan
Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia (FECCA)

Minh Nguyen

Minh Nguyen
Wellsprings for Women

Rana Ebrahimi

Rana Ebrahimi
Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (MYAN)

Sabrin Farooqui

Sabrin Farooqui
Cultural Diversity Network

Adama Kamara

Adama Kamara
Refugee Council of Australia

Sandra Wright

Sandra Wright
Settlement Council of Australia

Sunila Kotwal

Sunila Kotwal
Immigrant Women's Speakout

Tina Douvos-Stathopoulos

Tina Douvos-Stathopoulos
PRONIA