Stuart McMillan is the President of the Uniting Church in Australia Assembly. Before being installed as President on 12 July 2015, Stuart served as the Moderator of the Northern Synod based in Darwin. He attributes his leadership style to the guidance received from the indigenous spiritual community – focusing on compassion, justice, love and grace.
As an advocate for indigenous justice and serving in various agencies for indigenous people for over thirty years, Stuart has spoken out in opposition to such as the Stronger Futures legislation.
His previous roles include General Manager of the Arnhem Land Progress Association, work as a Consultant for the Aboriginal Resource and Development Services Inc (ARDS), and as the Pastor, Living Water Church – Humpty Doo Parish in the Northern Synod.
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