Ina is from Pipalyatjara, South Australia and was first elected as Director in September 2015 for a two-year term, her re-election in September 2017 will ensure she continues to advocate for young people in the NPY region.
In 2015 Ina was appointed Commissioner for Aboriginal Engagement in SA. This is a direct appointment by the former SA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, Hon. Kyam Mayer, MLC. Ina represents the third generation of women in her family to be a member of NPY Women’s Council and the second generation to hold a public office position. In 2017 Ina was instrumental in helping to establish a Young Leaders program for young men and women from the NPY region.