Aaron Davis – CEO/Managing Director
Mr Aaron Davis is the CEO/Managing Director and Co-founder of the Indigenous Consumer Assistance Network Ltd and its social enterprise division ICAN Learn. Mr Davis has been an independent member of the National Indigenous Consumer Strategy (NICS) reference group for twelve years, and has advised to a number of Boards and committees in Australia including: the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) (founding Director), Shelter Housing Action Cairns (SHAC), the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the National Indigenous Money Management Agenda (NIMMA) and the Indigenous Financial Services Network (IFSN).
Bernadette Pasco – Executive Officer
Bernadette Pasco is the Co-founder and Executive Officer of ICAN Learn. Bernadette has extensive experience in the health and community services sector as a nurse, educator and financial counsellor. Bernadette has developed approaches to development of the Diploma of financial counselling [CHC51115] and financial literacy as well as professional supervision and sector building education.
Bernadette has a firm belief in the integration of financial counselling and capability with social model of health outcomes; making a real difference to consumers through education of the workforce.
Majella Anderson – RTO Manager
Majella Anderson has coordinated the Indigenous Financial Counselling Mentorship Program since 2011 and holds a Certificate IV TAE40110 and an Advanced Diploma of Community Management. Majella’s vision for ICAN Learn is to become a best practise leader in the professional development of Financial Counselling and Financial Capability sectors.
Edward Buli – Yarnin’ Money Training Coordinator
Eddie Buli has extensive experience working with Indigenous communities in Far North Queensland, Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait Islands for both government and non-government organisations and has a Bachelor of Applied Health Science (Indigenous Primary Health Care), a Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling), Certificate IV TAE40110 in Training and Assessment and is a Justice of the Peace (Magistrates Court). Eddie’s vision for Yarnin’ Money is to create a ripple effect by passing on knowledge and skills via the yarn to increase financial literacy and consumer awareness.
Robyn Shepherd- Murdoch – Lead Teacher
Financial counsellor and educator for Diploma of Financial Counselling [CHC51115] and Skill Set in Financial Literacy [CHCSS00077] in Victoria
Cheryl Buttigieg – Casual Teacher
Financial Counsellor and trainer for Diploma of Financial Counselling [CHC51115] in Victoria
Sharon Trebse – Casual teacher
Financial Counsellor and educator for Diploma of Financial Counselling [CHC51115] in Victoria
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