Jason is the Chairperson of the NTIBN, Director/CEO of Cross Cultural Consultants and Co-Director of IE Project (NT) Pty Ltd. Jason has a long history working with a range of communities and organisations to develop projects, programs and services with a focus on increasing opportunities for Indigenous Australians. Over the years, Jason has built an extensive network of contacts in Indigenous Australia that span various sectors and communities Australia wide.
Jason works in a non-confrontational manner to bring together people and build rapport, relationships and common ground based on mutual trust and respect. His excellent bicultural competence and skills in communicating with a wide range of people have served him well in a range of settings. He has negotiated complex situations involving Government, business and community members including infrastructure projects, service delivery, income support programs, enterprise development and education programs.
He has a strong knowledge and understanding of Indigenous community development principles with experience across the Public, Private and Not for Profit sectors. His formal qualifications include a Bachelor in Indigenous Community Management and Development (Honours), Curtin University, Australia and a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment.