Ian Trust to Chair Aboriginal Advisory Council
14 December 2015
Wunan founder and Executive Chairman, Ian Trust, was recently elected Chair of the Western Australian Aboriginal Advisory Council. The Council provides expert advice to the WA Government on how to improve life outcomes for Aboriginal people.
In announcing Mr Trust’s appointment as Chair, the WA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Peter Collier said “Mr Trust has spent the past 30 years working to drive social and economic change for Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley and will provide a strong, experienced independent voice for the Aboriginal community of WA.”
Mr Trust will be supported by fellow Council members Gail Allison JP, Troy Eaton, Brenda Garstone, Gordon Gray, Phil Matera, Krista McMeeken and Carol Petterson JP.