Dean is yourtown’s National Indigenous Services Manager. He is a Koori man with extensive experience in the development, delivery and management of Indigenous training and employment programs.
Since joining yourtown in 2006, he has managed a wide range of Indigenous training and employment programs in South East Qld, including: yourtown’s VTEC Program (Vocational Training Employment Centre), Indigenous Employment Program (IEP), the Participate in Prosperity program, Indigenous work preparation training programs, mentoring and ex-offender programs. Dean is currently working as a consultant to Grocon Construction assisting to implement their Indigenous Participation Plan (IPP) during the construction of the athletes village for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Dean is a current Sitting Respected Person on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Murri Court at Richlands Court House.