Dora Griffiths

Profile

I was born in Kununurra and lived here all my life except for some schooling in Broome in Years 8 & 9. I came back to Kununurra for Year 10. I have worked at St Joseph’s School as a teacher’s aid and at Mirima Language centre as a secretary. Also at the Women’s centre I have been the chairperson. I worked at Warinagarri Arts as the artist support worker since 2012, helping all the old people. I started painting after coming here for a while and helping the old people mix paints. I have 5 children. I have held the positions as Chair of Waringarri Arts in 2015 and Vice Chair 2013 & 2016.

DOB: 18/03/1970
Language: Miriwoong
Country: Timber Creek