Portrait of Ngaree Ah Kit

Ngaree Ah Kit

Ngaree Ah Kit is the current Member for Karama in the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly and the Assistant Minister for Suicide Prevention, Mental Health, Disability, Youth and Seniors.

She is 36-year-old Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander woman who was born and bred in the Territory, and spent 16 years working in both Territory and Federal Government agencies, whilst spending her spare time volunteering and advocating for improvement in the areas of youth leadership, Indigenous affairs, and suicide prevention.

In her capacity as Member for Karama she is concentrating on working as part of a team to develop partnerships to deliver quality and sustainable outcomes for Territorians. Her aim is to encourage and empower others to be part of the solutions that they would like to see delivered in the community and to work closely with a range of stakeholders to improve outcomes for all Territorians.