Bio

Author Jacki Ferro

Jacki Ferro (nee Hauff) is a community development worker, writer and editor based in Brisbane. Since the 1990s, Jacki has run cross-cultural, unifying projects that promote self-determination, community education and social justice. As Community Relations Officer at Ipswich in 2000, Jacki instigated the Link Up! Multicultural Festival and the first Sorry Day March.

Qualified in public relations, social planning, and writing, editing and publishing, in 2013 Jacki began co-writing and editing memoirs of inspirational, brave people. Jacki believes in well-researched, confronting life stories to both entertain and educate—raw memoirs that inspire personal growth and social change.

The University of Queensland
· Graduate Certificate in Arts: Writing, Editing and Publishing, 2015

The University of Queensland
· Graduate Diploma in Social Planning: Community Development, 2000

Queensland University of Technology
· Bachelor of Business Communication: Public Relations, 1990