2005 Young Australian of the Year Filmmaker and Community Service Volunteer
DOB: 1 / Jan / 1979
From: New South Wales
Khoa Do has been working exclusively as a keynote speaker since 2005. He has travelled globally, speaking to audiences in the hundreds of thousands across five continents. He has shared the stage with CEOs and Premiers and his experiences have ranged from keynoting at international conferences to mentoring Aboriginal youth in the Northern Territory. As Young Australian of the Year, he has shared a platform with the Prime Minister and leaders of our Country. After hearing him speak, the Governor General of Australia exclusively asked for Khoa to interview him in Kalgoorlie to launch Australia Day 2006. Over the past decade, Khoa has been highly active in assisting our youth in realising their dreams and passions. He has worked with homeless youths, convicted inmates and refugees of multiple nationalities, and has collaborated extensively with disadvantaged communities to assist in telling their stories. Khoa's work as a film director continues to earn him accolades across the globe.