Mob Pod: Shantelle Thompson - Kiilalaana Foundation

18 minutes

Shantelle Thompson is a proud Barkindji/Ngiyampaa/European woman of descent, a proud mother of 5 children and Aunty to many more. She is a Master life weaver, weaving together life, motherhood, culture, being an athlete, storyteller, Indigipreneur, Social & Equity Justice advocate and Warrior Heart movement. Shantelle has fought to move through and heal from intergenerational and lived trauma and in doing so became the Barkindji Warrior, 3-time Jiu Jitsu world champion and the Warrior Heart.

The choices and decisions made by Shantelle are her own and this podcast is about her journey and not intended to be advice. This information is general in nature and has been prepared without taking your objectives, needs and overall financial situation into account. For this reason, you should consider the appropriateness for the information to your own circumstances and, if necessary, seek appropriate professional advice. © Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 AFSL and Australian credit licence 233714.

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Lisa Gissing

From Melbourne to Perth to the Tiwi Islands, from Launceston to Port Moresby, Lisa has helped many individuals, communities and businesses to build financial confidence for over fifteen years. From developing and delivering face to face workshops, to facilitating webinars and creating educational tools, she is committed to delivering education with impact, flexibility and sensitivity tailored for each audience. She is responsible for delivering on Westpac’s Reconciliation Action Plan financial education commitment. In 2016 she was runner up in the Westpac Women of Influence Awards recognising her work around Inclusion and Diversity.

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