[SIBW and The MYX]
Executive Director / Founder
Stephen comes from a strong cultural background, grounded in his Torres Strait Islander heritage. Born and raised in Brisbane, Stephen studied Social Science, majoring in Development and minoring in Environment and Society.
Stephen extends his passion for the community as the Executive Director / Founder of SIBW, a cultural publishing & events business, sharing the richness of culture. Stephen is also the Executive Director / Founder of The MYX, a social enterprise bringing community together and supporting community based learning.
In 2018 Stephen established the first Brisbane based Torres Strait Islander language program, the first outside of North Queensland and he continues to work on this project.
Stephen is currently a member of the national Statement from the Heart Working Group, as well as member of several other community organisations and projects.
Stephen advocates the importance and spirituality of identity, place and relationships.