Our Team

Jabalbina is a high functioning Corporation that consists of established operational arms. There are 28 staff members employed with Jabalbina that contribute to the aspirations of Eastern Kuku Yalanji Traditional Owners.

The Jabalbina staff consists of Yalanjiwarra and non-Yalanjiwarra that contribute to the overall strategic plan set for the organisation and the aspirations of Elders. Our team includes the following:

  Administration Team

Josh Paterson – General Manager

Robin Saltmarsh – Financial Controller

Sharon Doble – Accounts Officer


Cultural Heritage Team 

Kellerina Schreiber – Receptionist/Cultural Advisor

Sheryl Burchill – Cultural Heritage Manager


On-Country Youth Justice Program

James Kerr – On Country Program Manager

Alex Friday – Cultural Mentor

Ray Austin – Cultural Mentor

Jon Ryan – Boys Camp Leader

Victoria Lees – Mentor & Camp Crew

Iseta Harris – Camp Crew

Tourism Program

Crag Carttling – Tourism Manager

Saisha Schonenberger- Tourism Cultural Assistant Manager


 Project Officers:

Jon Ryan – Projects Officer

Alexis Sheldrick-Port – Projects Officer

Ranger/IPA Program

John Dockrill – Ranger Operations Manager

Allira Alvoen – IPA Manager

Dawn Harrigan – Ranger Coordinator

Roger Thomas- Ranger Coordinator (Assets)


IMA Rangers:

Conrad Yeatman – Principal Ranger IMA

Kallum Clarke – Ranger-in-Charge IMA


Northern Ranger Crew:

Charlie Ross-Kelly – Northern Ranger Team Leader

Vincent Tayley – Ranger

Alistair Gibson – Ranger

Jason Petersen – Trainee Ranger


Southern Ranger Crew:

Anthea Solomon – Southern Ranger Team Leader

Nigel Minniecon – Ranger

Gerard Kulka – Ranger

Kim Missionary – Trainee Ranger


Jabalbina acknowledges and pays respect to our Eastern Kuku Yalanji Elders past, present and emerging.

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