Thirrili is excited to announce the appointment of a new CEO.

Thirrili is thrilled to announce the appointment of our new CEO, Ms. Kerry Colbung (PSM). A proud Kokatha woman from South Australia, Kerry brings a wealth of experience across community, government, and corporate sectors. Notably, she was the first Aboriginal woman appointed to local government in South Australia.

We are excited to continue our important work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and communities under Kerry’s leadership.

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