Kylie was born in Northam in Western Australia and has a lifelong love of the state’s wide-open landscapes and natural environment. She studied biological sciences at Murdoch University and has a Postgraduate Certificate in Indigenous Management Studies from Edith Cowan University. Kylie also holds qualifications in fine art, conservation and land management. She has worked in human services, community development, tourism and art and science. Kylie joined our organisation in 2011 and works as a Project Officer for the Kimberley Nature Project. She is also the contact person for the Society for Kimberley Indigenous Plants and Animals (SKIPA), a local landcare group.