Donald Johannessen – Donald is an Indigenous Journalist | Producer and has been involved in Multimedia Production and Broadcasting for nearly 18 years. A major part of this included working for Indigenous programmes and production companies such as National Indigenous Radio Service, National Indigenous TV, IMG World, TNT Sports Network Goodwill Games) the ABC, Seven Network, SBS and the Nine Network.
Donald was Producing programmes for TPD Media for lifestyle programmes; Creek to Coast, Queensland Weekender and The Great South East for the 7 Network. This role included segment Producing across all 3 programmes and included a 30 minute special at Mission Beach and Dunk Island for Queensland Weekender which Donald produced and directed.
He has completed many courses such as Sports Management and has a Bachelors Degree in Journalism and Screen Production and a current Blue Card.
Donald produced a 3 part series on the 2012 Indigenous Cricket Tour to India. This was screened on NITV and the ABC’s Australia Network in 40 countries, 6 Languages.