The team behind Adelaide Festival Centre's OzAsia Festival 

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Annette Shun Wah

PROGRAMMING

Joon-Yee Kwok – Executive Producer
Kylie Thane – Producer - Outdoor Programs & Logistics
Mike Smith Assistant Producer
Azusa Kyushiki – Assistant Producer
Renee Gibson – Education Officer
Charissa Davies – Senior Exhibitions Curator
Alice Dilger Curator, Children's Artspace

MARKETING, SALES AND AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT

Amy Nancarrow  Marketing Executive
India Ward Marketing Coordinator
Julie Jensen – Graphic Designer
Sophie Gardner – Publicity Executive
Stephanie Rossetto – Publicity Coordinator
Heather Haslam – Senior CRM and Audience Insights Coordinator
Dace Howard – Digital Content Officer
Simeon Nikolaidis – Digital Marketing Coordinator
Francesca Belperio – Publicity Manager

CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS, HOSPITALITY & EVENTS

Yany Orm – Assistant Manager, Hospitality Operations
Alexa Woldan Corporate Partnerships Executive
Tiana Capponi Event Sales Executive
Hannah Knott Event Sales Executive
Grace Monaghan Corporate Partnerships Coordinator

MERCHANDISE

Cathy Barrett – Retail Buyer

PATRON SERVICES

Kate Hagan  Head of Patron Services
Heather Poole – Head of Patron Services

PRODUCTION

Laura Smans – Production Coordinator
Martin Olesk – Head of Staging
Jane Rossetto – Head of Sound
Nathan Luscombe – Head of Lighting

 

ADELAIDE FESTIVAL CENTRE TRUST

The Hon Hieu Van Le AC (Chair)
Jacqui McGill AO (Deputy Chair)
Mitchell Butel
Bruce Carter
Julia Knight
The Right Hon Sandy Verschoor
Steven Woolhouse
Maggie Zhou

ADELAIDE FESTIVAL CENTRE SENIOR MANAGEMENT

Douglas Gautier AM – CEO & Artistic Director
Carlo D’Ortenzio – Chief Operating & Financial Officer
Kristen Eckhardt – Director of Marketing, Sales and Audience Engagement
Moira Hay Director of Production & Technical
Susannah Sweeney Head of Public Purpose Programming
Alex Sinclair Head of Cabaret, Commercial & Venue Sales
Natalie Adam  Manager, Ticketing
Francesca Belperio – Manager, Publicity & Content Creation
David Cations – Manager, ICT
Mark Cullen – Manager, Facilities Services
Claire George – Manager, Human Resources
Julia George – Manager, Digital & Social
Carolyn Laffin – Manager, WHS & Risk
Heather Poole – Manager, Visitor Experience & Communications
Abhishek Shaw – Manager, Finance
Abbie Taylor – Manager, Philanthropy
Teresa Whitehorn – Manager, Commercial Partnerships, Hospitality & Events

ADELAIDE FESTIVAL CENTRE FOUNDATION BOARD

Miranda Starke (Chair)
Cain Cooke
Georgina Duckworth
Sheryn Foord
Rupert Hallam
Kathryn House AM
Penny Johnson
Marlon Motlop
Jasmin Shahin
Legh Davis (Patron)
Joan Hardy OAM (Patron)

Meet our Artistic Director

Meet our Artistic Director

Annette Shun Wah returns as Artistic Director of the 2022 OzAsia Festival.