National Homelessness Conference 2018

Paula Coghill

Aboriginal Specialist, CHIA NSW

Paula CoghillPaula Coghill is the Aboriginal Specialist at CHIA NSW.  Most recently Paula has been CEO of Casino Boolangle Local Aboriginal Land Council for 6 years.  CBLALC runs its own Specialist Homelessness service and recently opened an agri-business joint venture – a first for the community. Paula is also a member of the 3SA Northern Rivers Aboriginal Housing Alliance and has extensive experience in developing a successful Aboriginal employment program with the Queensland University of Technology and the wider sectors. Paula has been a speaker at various forums and conferences throughout NSW on Aboriginal Aspirations and recognition as First nations Peoples.