Waubin Richard Aken – Chairman

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Richard is the current Chairman and a Kaurareg traditional owner.  He has been chairman since the corporation’s foundation in 1997.  He works with elders of the Kaurareg lands and waters to strengthen alliances with the wider Cape York community.  Richard was involved in the re-establishment of the Horn Island community through a Native Title Claim of the Kaurareg nation and actively participates in the the maintenance of his people’s unique culture.