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Our People

Chair

Gibson Farmer Illortaminni


Deputy Chair

Stanley Tipiloura


Management Committee

Gibson Farmer Illortaminni

Richard Puruntatameri

Wesley Kerinaiua

Simon Mankura

Damien (Burak) Molaminni

 

Stanley Tipiloura

Brian Tipungwuti

John Wilson

Kim Puruntatameri

Jeffrey Miller

 

 

 


Tiwi Land Council Members

Mantiyupwi

Walter Kerinaiua Jnr (Trustee)*

Wesley Kerinaiua

Gibson Farmer Illortaminni

Bonaventure Timaepatua

 

Munupi

Kim Puruntatameri (Trustee)*

Leslie Tungatalum

Patricia Puruntatameri

Dennis Tipakalippa

Yimpinari

John Wilson (Trustee)*

Andrew Bush

Austin Wonaemirri

Dennis Dunn

 

 

Malawu

Dominic Kantilla (Trustee)*

Richard Puruntatameri

 

Clancy Puruntatameri

Wulirankuwu

Stanley Tipiloura (Trustee)*

Jeffrey Miller

Vincent Mungatopi

Romolo Tipiloura

 

Wurankuwu

Brian Tipungwuti (Trustee)*

Andrew Tipungwuti

Ron Poantimilui

Teddy Portaminni

Mirrikawuyanga                

Damien (Burak) Molaminni (Trustee)*

Adonis Wommatakimmi

Kim (Brooks) Wommatakimmi

David Austral

 

 

Tikalaru

Simon Peter Munkara (Trustee)*

Valentine Puautjimi

Valentine Intalui

John Louis Munkara

*Trustees are members of the Tiwi Aboriginal Land Trust


Staff

Chief Executive Officer

Vacant

 

Principal Legal Officer/Chief Financial Officer

Derek Mayger


Executive Officer

Leonie Melder

 

Finance Officer

Josephine Martens


Registrar

Vacant

 

Grants Officer

Kristine Matienzo

 

Manager of Operations

Matthew Ellis

 

 

Resource and Environment Officer 

Murray Knyvett 


Reception/Administration

Sonja Hoffman

 

Accountant

Vacant

 

Anthropologist

Vacant

 

Policy Officer

Vacant

 


Independent Audit Committee

Ross Connolly

Deven Patel

Hugh Bradley




 


Past Tiwi Land Council Chairmen

1978 – 1981

1981 – 1991

1991 – 1994

1994 – 1997

1997 – 2000

2000 – 2003

2003 – 2006

2006 – 2012

Cyril Kalippa (Rioli)

Jimmy Tipungwuti

Walter Kerinaiua

Matthew Wonaeamirri

Marius Puruntatameri

Matthew Wonaeamirri

Frederick Mungatopi

Robert Tipungwuti