The Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak Ltd. (QATSICPP) hosted the 2019 Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Child Protection Awards, on 13 September at the Queensland Cricketers’ Club in Brisbane.
Cultural Leadership Award
The Cultural Leadership Award recognises an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community-controlled child protection worker who has demonstrated outstanding cultural leadership and mentoring within their workplace and/or the wider community.
The 2019 Nominees in this category have all taken on leadership in relation to the safety and wellbeing of our children, and through mentorship, ensure that those around them are aiming for this goal as well. Nominees highlighted the importance of forging collaborative working relationships both within and external to their organisations.
The winner of the 2019 Cultural Leadership Award is:
Mr Kevin Maund
Program Manager, Community Programs,
Kurbingui Youth & Family Development