A seasoned choir singer, Karrina was a member of the Brunswick Women’s Choir for the last ten years till she joined Skin Choir in 2013. Karrina first saw Skin Choir in 2012 when they were supporting Archie Roach at the Australasian World Music Expo during his Into the Bloodstream CD launch.
Karrina is a dedicated Koorie community worker, currently at Oxfam Australia as the National Manager of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Program and the Straight Talk Program Coordinator. Straight Talk connects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women with the political system and builds the capacity of women as change makers.
Her work also extends to hip-hop and Indigenous youth in her coordination of the Stylin Up regional hip hop program in QLD that she ran for over six years.