George is currently studying the Graduate Certificate in Social Impact.
George Brown is a descendant of the Walbunga people of Yuin Nation, and Latje Latje people Wiradjuri Nation. He grew up on a small closed Aboriginal Community called Wreck Bay, which is located in Booderee National Park, Jervis Bay.
George is currently the Human Resources Manager at Wreck Bay Aboriginal Community Council (WBACC) and the Deputy Chair of the Jervis Bay Primary School Board. He completed his Bachelor of Commerce (Management and Marketing) at the University of New South Wales in 2014. George received the National Scholarship from the Centre for Social Impact (CSI).
“I am very excited and grateful to be awarded the National Scholarship from the Centre for Social Impact (CSI). The scholarship relieves the financial burden of studies and enables me to continue my work back home in Community, whilst completing my qualification."
George is passionate about his community and country, and hopes the new skills gained in studying the Graduate in Certificate Social Impact will assist in advancing his community in areas of governance, land management and community services.