Occupation: Facilitators & Experts
Southern Cross University
Tanya is an entrepreneurial educator with a proven track record of designing meaningful learning experiences that build the entrepreneurial capacity of individuals and groups to accelerate social change. She is a dedicated social innovator and advocates for economic inclusion for disadvantaged groups within our communities.
Tanya manages the Enterprise Lab at Southern Cross University, a central hub for startups and innovation in the NSW Northern Rivers and develops and delivers programs and workshops in entrepreneurship. She has extensive experience in the development of sustainable, ethical and culturally-focused Indigenous enterprise development, and has facilitated a range of projects with Aboriginal communities in remote Northern Territory and Western Australia.
Tanya also brings a wealth of knowledge from the corporate sector, as a highly experienced brand and marketing manager working for global brands including Patagonia. She is the founder of Circulanation, a not-for-profit organisations that empower Aboriginal people to take control of their own economic pathway and future.