First Nations Community Engagement and Social Worker
Cerisa Benjamin is a proud Walpiri, Gurindji and Jawoyn woman, born and raised in Katherine, NT.
Having relocated to Melbourne to follow her passion within the music industry and the mental health space, she has thrived in her role with Support Act. Already, Cerisa has increased the engagement of First Nations people in music accessing the support act services and with her focus and attention on growing support Act to be more culturally sensitive and inviting to First Nations people in music.
Cerisa has previously produced 14 shows for First Nations people in music with the Barpirdhila Foundations and is currently managing Kootsie Don, an aspiring up and coming rap artist.
Her energy, enthusiasm and eyes-wide-open approach makes her an exciting and welcomed asset to the music industry.