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George Coles

First Nations Community Engagement Manager

George is a Wonnarua woman from the Hunter Valley region and is the First Nations Community Engagement Manager at AFTRS. A graduate of the School’s Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production, George now works with the First Nations and Outreach Division to deliver skills-based workshops and custom short courses to Indigenous communities, along with implementing cultural wellbeing strategies for the First Nations students throughout the school. As a First Nations filmmaker, telling stories has always played a significant role in George’s life. Previously directing documentaries for NITV and assisting on community-driven projects, George is now devoting her skills to help other people tell their stories on a much bigger platform.