RES Directors Leann Wilson and Mal Meninga are from backgrounds as diverse as they are well-recognised within their chosen fields, but both strongly believe that economic development is the way forward for indigenous people.


Leann Wilson

Executive Director, Leann Wilson a descendent of the Bidjara and Kara-Kara peoples in central and central-western Queensland and a strong advocate for economic development.


Mal Meninga

Director of Community Engagement, Mal Meninga is a proud patron for his South Sea Islander community and an Australian rugby league legend.