Candice McKenzie is a proud Warramungu, Walpiri woman from Darwin, Northern Territory. Candice currently maintains an Associate Head of School, Indigenous Strategy position within Deakin University, School of Medicine.  Candice has a background in education and public health and has been actively involved in health education for over 8years in both the Northern Territory and Victoria.

Her earlier work includes teaching in remote Northern Territory communities and at the NIKERI Institute in Primary, Secondary and master’s education.