Rhys Paddick is an Aboriginal educator, presenter and artist. An advocate of cultural leadership, Rhys hopes to bring a modern adaptation of traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to the wider Australian forum. He is committed to providing unique and meaningful education on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, communities and culture.
Rhys began his career working with Aboriginal youth. Over the past 12 years, he has worked with approximately 10,000 students through high school roles, mentoring programs, keynote speaking events, training and art workshops. Rhys can be booked for school talks and workshops through Nudge Productions.
Rhys is also the co-founder of Acknowledge This! – an organisation delivering online and in-person workshops on how to give an authentic Acknowledgment of Country.
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