Mark is an Indigenous man from the South East Queensland and North East New South Wales regions. He is the founder and director of The Yettica Group which specialises in facilitating Indigenous leadership and assisting groups to work better as Indigenous and other Australians.
Mark has many years’ experience in leadership management consulting, community education, leadership training, church and community organising and youth work. He held the role of CEO for the Australian Indigenous Leadership Centre and has helped many leading organisations develop Reconciliation Action Plans. In 2009, Mark was recognised by The Australian as being one of the top 100 emerging leaders in Australia. In 2011, he won ‘Best Public Speaker in Australia’ on the ABC’s Strictly Speaking program.
He has worked as a facilitator on leadership projects with National Australia Bank, Medibank, Social Leadership Australia, Reos Partners, Desert Leadership Australia, Foundation for Young Australians, Australian Football League, Australia Post and the Australian Football League’s Players Association.