Mrs Raylene Bellottie was born in Northampton, WA, raised in the Murchison region of WA and is a Nanda woman from Yamatji country.
Raylene has spent 25 years in the Financial Sector building Indigenous financial inclusion. She spent 10 years with the ANZ Bank then progressed to be the National Business Development Manager at First Nations accounts at Credit Union Australia (CUA) where she built a formidable portfolio of Indigenous loans and term deposit accounts from $17M to $200M. Raylene’s extensive networks and contacts in the community were crucial to the development of the success of First Nations/CUA.
Raylene’s current position is National Aboriginal Liaison Manager at Cater Care and she is based in Perth, Western Australia.
Raylene has a wealth of experience at a regional and national level in engaging and assisting Indigenous people and businesses become economically independent by providing education in financial management.
Raylene is a director of the First Nations Foundation Board, member of the Indigenous Advisory Group and a member of the Indigenous Financial Services Network to Reconciliation Australia.