Thursday 14 August 2014
We are delighted to invite you to our next Women With Ambition breakfast 14 August 2014. The Women With Ambition program is designed as an informal and supportive breakfast forum to facilitate networking and the building of professional relationships, as well as provide an opportunity to share the experiences of high performing women.
At our next event on Thursday 14 August 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery, our guest speaker will be Andrea Mason, Co-ordinator of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (NPY) Women’s Council and has close to a fifteen year career working in the South Australian and Australian Public Services.
Time: 7.15am – 8.45am
Venue: National Portrait Gallery
King Edward Terrace
Cost: $39 per person (GST inclusive)
Dress: Business attire
Registrations will close at COB Friday
8 August 2014.
About our speaker
Andrea is the Co-ordinator of Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (NPY) Women's Council since April 2010. The NPY region covers approximately 350,000 square kilometres in the cross border region of WA, SA and the NT including 26 communities.
Her career prior to joining the Council, tells the story of the areas she has had a long term interest in: reconciliation, Aboriginal employment and development as well as social and public policy. Andrea has close to a fifteen year career working in the South Australian and Australian Public Services and working for Reconciliation Australia.
Since taking on the role as Co-ordinator, NPY Women’s Council has increased its workforce of indigenous employees and sought greater connection with government sectors, corporate and philanthropic and strengthened connection with indigenous leaders to achieve change in the areas of governance leadership and empowerment of communities.
Andrea holds Degree in Laws and in Aboriginal Affairs and Public Administration and sits on various boards and committees such as Transfield Services Indigenous Advisory Board.
EY is proud to be the principle sponsor of the National Portrait Gallery.