Club Team

Club Team

 

 

Natasha Short

Maganda Makers Club Captain 

Phone // 0409 156 756

Managing Director of Kimberley Jigiyas

Maganda Makers Club Captain 

Phone // 0409 156 756

Managing Director of Kimberley Jigiyas

Cindy Mitchell

Program Director Indigenous Women’s Entrepreneurship (Good Return)

Email // cindy@goodreturn.org 

Cindy is the Program Director for Indigenous Women’s Entrepreneurship.  In this role, she oversees the collaboration between Good Return, its philanthropic partners and Kimberley Jiyigas. Working in support of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander female business leaders on the ground, she facilitates translating and disseminating the learning from the Maganda Makers Business Club in the Kimberley Region of WA to other parts of Northern Australia.

Program Director Indigenous Women’s Entrepreneurship (Good Return)

Email // cindy@goodreturn.org 

Cindy is the Program Director for Indigenous Women’s Entrepreneurship.  In this role, she oversees the collaboration between Good Return, its philanthropic partners and Kimberley Jiyigas. Working in support of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander female business leaders on the ground, she facilitates translating and disseminating the learning from the Maganda Makers Business Club in the Kimberley Region of WA to other parts of Northern Australia.

Nicole Jones

Marketing Lead

Email // marketmemarketing@gmail.com 

Website // www.marketmemarketing.com.au 

Digital Marketing Strategist, Entrepreneur, Author, Educator

Marketing Lead

Email // marketmemarketing@gmail.com 

Website // www.marketmemarketing.com.au 

Digital Marketing Strategist, Entrepreneur, Author, Educator

Karen Tari

-Maganda Makers Club Coorindator

Email // admin@magandamakers.business

Phone // 0481 799 130

Karen’s work experience spans the Social Services, Hospitality, and Small Business sectors (including experience working in the East Kimberley). Her strong administrative and project management skills, along with her warm, engaging and empathic manner, make her a great fit for the Maganda Makers Club as the Club Coorindator. Karen is a proud Maori Ngāpuhi woman from New Zealand who currently resides in Perth.

Karen’s work experience spans the Social Services, Hospitality, and Small Business sectors (including experience working in the East Kimberley). Her strong administrative and project management skills, along with her warm, engaging and empathic manner, make her a great fit for the Maganda Makers Club as the Senior Administrator and Project Support. Karen is a proud Maori Ngāpuhi woman from New Zealand who currently resides in Perth and she works remotely for the Club on a freelance basis. 

Haylee Rivers

Content Creator, Storyweaver, Podcaster (Maganda Voice) 

Email // haylee@magandamakers.business

Phone // 0474 705 074

Haylee is a proud Kija, Jaru, Bunuba, and Gooniyandi woman born and raised in the East Kimberley and hails from Halls Creek. She is a performing artist and model, who is currently based in Sydney. Haylee has worked at the Australian Museum as a First Nations education presenter. She is a multi-passionate creative who loves storytelling and educating people about Aboriginal culture. Haylee is an emerging Content Creator and works on a freelance basis with the Club producing social media content, hosting the Club’s Podcast, blogging and curating the stories of club members.

Follow Haylee on Instagram: @hayleernb

Content Creator, Storyweaver, Podcaster (Maganda Voice) 

Email // haylee@magandamakers.business

Phone // 0474 705 074

Haylee is a proud Kija, Jaru, Bunuba, and Gooniyandi woman born and raised in the East Kimberley and hails from Halls Creek. She is a performing artist and model, who is currently based in Sydney. Haylee has worked at the Australian Museum as a First Nations education presenter. She is a multi-passionate creative who loves storytelling and educating people about Aboriginal culture. Haylee is an emerging Content Creator and works on a freelance basis with the Club producing social media content, hosting the Club’s Podcast, blogging and curating the stories of club members.

Follow Haylee on Instagram: @hayleernb

Candice Ferris

Membership Officer, Marketing & Administration Assistant

Email // marketing@magandamakers.business

Phone // 0433 305 487

Candice is a multiskilled creator who likes to design all kinds of social media content, particularly utilising videography and photo graphics.  Candice has studied Social Work; this is where her main passion is, helping to create meaningful change within communities.  Candice is a mother of 6 beautiful children who are her greatest accomplishments. Spending the last 19 years raising her children, studying part-time, and now moving into self-employment is motivating and inspirational.  Candice resides in Perth. 

Membership Officer, Marketing & Administration Assistant

Email // marketing@magandamakers.business

Phone // 0433 305 487

Candice is a multiskilled creator who likes to design all kinds of social media content, particularly utilising videography and photo graphics.  Candice has studied Social Work; this is where her main passion is, helping to create meaningful change within communities.  Candice is a mother of 6 beautiful children who are her greatest accomplishments. Spending the last 19 years raising her children, studying part-time, and now moving into self-employment is motivating and inspirational.  Candice resides in Perth. 

The Business Builder Navigator Circle are part of the Club Team. This circle of Kimberley Indigenous Women nurture, champion and support the Club members across the Kimberley region. Learn more.

 

The Maganda Makers Advisory Circle walk alongside the Club Team, adding their business experience, connections and support to building the vision and mission of the Club. Learn more.

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Natasha Short

Maganda Makers Business Club Captain and Managing Director of Kimberley Jiyigas

Phone // 0409 156 756 

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Cindy Mitchell

Indigenous Women’s Entrepreneurship Program Director, Good Return 

Email // cindy@goodreturn.org

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