Emma Miller Award Recipients
Emma Miller award recipient - 2010
Letitia, who is a Kalkadoon and Kutjala woman, has worked for the Department of Education and Training for 40 years. She has also been a member of the Queensland Indigenous Education Consultative Committee, the peak advisory committee directly advising the Queensland Minister for Education and Training and the Federal Minister for Education, Employment and Workplace Relations on Indigenous education, training and higher education issues.
Within the QTU, Letitia has been the Workplace Rep at the Weipa campus of Western Cape College and has been a member of Gandu Jarjum, the QTU's Indigenous committee. She prided herself on having reinvigorated Labour Day marches in Weipa and taking an active role in QTU campaigns, such as the Weipa hostel campaign.
Letitia is a fierce advocate for Indigenous students and their communities, and a staunch union activist.