Proud Wiradjuri woman, Mayrah Sonter holds her culture and her early beginnings growing up in inner western Sydney’s Redfern, close to her heart. From these beginnings Mayrah has forged a career path supporting and empowering her people at the grassroots community level and on the national stage.
33 Creative with its mantra of ‘Engage, Inspire, Empower’ takes this passion a step further and complements her experience as a Board Director of the Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience, Event Manager for the Deadlys® and her communications specialist roles over 10 years with both private and government organisations.
Mayrah is an accomplished events producer, TV presenter, radio producer and presenter, journalist, public relations and media specialist. She holds a BA in Communications (Public Communications) from the University of Technology, and was, most recently, the Head of Events at the Deadly Vibe Group, and a Cultural Consultant for the IUCN World Indigenous Parks Congress – an international event held in Sydney in November 2014.
Multi media experience
Mayrah is an experienced and accomplished TV presenter, host and anchor, presenting NITV’s health and lifestyle program Living Strong, hosting NITV’s current affairs show Around the Traps and as the ‘stand in’ news’ anchor at NITV. She has also researched and produced the Logie nominated youth television show Move It Mob Style®.