Dr Jessa Rogers CF is a Wiradjuri educator, consultant, researcher and board director. She is the Managing Director of Baayi Consulting. Dr Rogers sits on the Aboriginal Australian Studies Journal Editorial Advisory Board and the AIATSIS Publishing Advisory Committee. Dr Rogers also sits on the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, the AITSL Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Group, and the AHPRA Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Strategy Group. She is the recipient of a National NAIDOC Award and has been a Churchill Fellow and a Fulbright Scholar, based at Harvard University where she was a Fellow in Anthropology and with the Harvard University Native American Program (HUNAP).