Meriki Onus is a Gunai and Gunditjmara woman. She is founder of Yarnda Consulting (an Indigenous-owned consultancy based in Melbourne), a writer, and Atlantic Fellow 2021. Meriki brings strong experience in the areas of policy and advocacy, research, and facilitation in Aboriginal community-controlled sectors. Before establishing Yarnda Consulting, Meriki worked in the legal sector for Aboriginal women’s rights for more than ten years. She is co-founder of Warriors of the Aboriginal Resistance and Pay The Rent, a national initiative to distribute wealth on stolen land.