Purple nightshade or Solanum lithophilum is a floweing bush native to Australia. Purple nightshade or Solanum lithophilum is a floweing bush native to Australia.

People & Governance

Our People

Yugunga-Nya Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC is governed by a Board of Directors that provides the strategic direction for the business. The Directors represent the community and provide instruction to the Chief Executive Officer, who leads a team of staff who are committed to achieving the best outcomes for the Yugunga-Nya People.

The Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from each of the four families – Wilba, Ward, Wilburro (Wheelbarrow) and Dorizzi. Directors are elected by Members at the annual general meeting.

The current Board of Directors is:

  • Clinton Shay (Wilba)
  • Helen Peterson (Wilba)
  • Elaine King (Ward)
  • Annette Newman (Ward)
  • Hardy Derschow (Wilburro, Wheelbarrow) – Chairperson
  • Matthew Abrahamson (Wilburro, Wheelbarrow)
  • Bianca Berg (Dorizzi)
  • Nikkeeta Dorizzi (Dorizzi)