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Christa Momot

Christa Momot

Rethinking Criminal Record Checks Project - Stakeholder Engagement Co-ordinator

Christa is the Rethinking Criminal Record Checks Project - Stakeholder Engagement Co-ordinator.

She was the former Woor-Dungin (WD) Executive Officer & Community Development Manager.

Christa co-ordinated the WD Criminal Record Discrimination Project and Aboriginal Ex-Offender Employment Project. This led to the Andrews Labor government passing the Victims and Other Legislation Amendment Bill and committing to the introduction of Spent Conviction Legislation.

Christa was formerly the Executive Officer of the Reichstein Foundation and prior to this, the Executive Officer of the State-wide Women’s Community Housing Service.

Christa has over 30 years of experience in community-sector management, policy and program development, advocacy, mediation, community development, teaching and mentoring.

In 2019, Christa was awarded the Southern Metropolitan NAIDOC Non-Indigenous community person award for her commitment, support and advocacy for and with Aboriginal people.

Christa and Michael Bell, former CEO of Winda Mara Aboriginal Corporation, are in the process of establishing Mookeye and Momot Consulting.