First Amongst Equals
Gumala Aboriginal Corporation
Jahna Cedar is a Nyiyaparli woman from the Pilbara and a strong Indigenous community leader. She has represented her people internationally in children's rights and equal access to employment, education and training for women. As the Executive Officer at Gumala Aboriginal Corporation, Jahna has lead the turnaround of Gumala, following a period where income fell 80%, building capacity and independence for Gumala members in the areas of health and wellbeing, employment, housing, education and culture.