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Malamoo, Shireen

Born
Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Aboriginal community worker

Summary

Shireen Malamoo is an Aboriginal community worker who advocates a holistic approach to indigenous issues. In the 1970s she worked for the Department of Social Security in Townsville, Queensland. Her involvement with the Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care included membership of the Finance Committee. She was a Commissioner of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC) from 1991 to 1993.

Leonarda Kovacic and Barbara Lemon

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