Dr Jackie Huggins AM FAHA is a member of the Bidjara and Birri Gubba Juru peoples. In popular demand as a speaker on Aboriginal issues, she is a well-known historian and author with articles published widely in Australia and internationally.
Her acclaimed biography of her mother, Auntie Rita, was published in 1994. Keeping it in the family, her biography of her father, Jack of Hearts: QX11594, will be published in 2022.
She is a Co-Chair of National Apology Foundation and was a Co-Chair of National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation member and Co-Chair Reconciliation Australia, among many positions.