Our Team

Amelia Telford
Seed National Co-Director


Amelia Telford, a young Aboriginal and South Sea Islander woman from Bundjalung country is the National Co-Director of the Seed Indigenous Youth Climate Network. Amelia is passionate about supporting a national grassroots network of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people to protect our land, culture and communities from the impacts of climate change and fossil fuel extraction and be a part of creating positive change for our people. Amelia was awarded National NAIDOC Youth of Year in 2014, Bob Brown's Young Environmentalist for the Year 2015 and Australian Geographic Young Conservationist of the Year 2015 for her commitment to building a more just and sustainable future for all young people.

Larissa Baldwin
Seed National Co-Director


Larissa is a young woman from the Widjabul clan of the Bundjalung nation and is the National Co-Director for Seed. Larissa leads Seed's campaigns and strategy nationally ensuring that Seed works in partnership with frontline Indigenous communities and supports young people to be empowered and create change in their communities. Prior to moving to Seed, Larissa was the Queensland Campaigner for the Australian Youth Climate Coalition working across on the Reef and Galilee campaign. Larissa is passionate about a range of social justice issues facing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and believes in seeking change through self-determination and grassroots leadership. Larissa comes from a family with a strong history of standing up for Aboriginal rights and has worked for many Indigenous organisations, programs and community driven initatives across the country including the Stronger Smarter Institute, Oxfam and the Ngayundi Aboriginal Health Council.

Nicole Hutton
Seed Queensland Organiser


Nicole is a young descendent from the Garawa people. Raised in North West and North Queensland, it was her move to Brisbane that awoke her passion for Climate Justice. Nicole began volunteering with the Queensland branch of the AYCC in 2016, and now works with Seed as the Queensland Project Officer. Nicole is committed to working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to strengthen and create a sustainable future.