- Chief Executive Officer
- Elizabeth Rogers
- Email email@example.com
- Phone 02 9270 2505
Elizabeth joined Regional Art NSW as the Chief Executive Officer in December, 2006. Since that time she has developed and implemented a new strategic direction for the organisation focusing on its role as a peak body and service agency for arts and cultural development across rural and regional areas of the state. She works closely with the state wide network 14 regional arts boards and acts as an advocate for the network with the state and federal governments. Elizabeth travels extensively throughout the state giving support to the network of Regional Development Organisations and their staff, gaining first hand information about many of the challenges facing regional communities as well as seeing the great arts and cultural projects produced in the regions.
Elizabeth has a very broad base of arts management and arts marketing experience gained in over 20 years work in the field in both metropolitan and regional areas. She moved to Regional Arts NSW from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, where she was Manager, Marketing & Communications for two years. In that time she developed and implemented key marketing and communications strategies. Previously, she was the Director of Canberra Arts Marketing for six and a half years. This was a unique role where she represented a large diversity of arts organisations making up Australia’s leading arts marketing consortium.
Elizabeth has worked as an arts marketer, arts manager, publicist, festival director and presenter, as an employee as well as freelance, for a wide diversity of performing arts organisations since the early eighties.
- Research and Development
- Jane Kreis
- Part Time: Grafton
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jane joined Regional Arts NSW in April, 2015.
Former Regional Arts Development Officer/Executive Officer, Arts North West and currently Director Theatre Network NSW (P/T), Jane’s role is to research and source funding and partnership opportunities to support the delivery of Artlands Dubbo 2016, and to provide research and high level advice to the CEO, monitoring and developing organisational policies and assisting with research and responses to government policies that support the regional NSW network.
Jane holds a PhD in sustainable Australian Independent Theatre practices from the University of Wollongong and a Masters in Principles of Performance Presence from Queensland University of Technology. Jane currently lives in Grafton NSW.
- Manager, Grants and Projects
- Prudence Tan
- On Maternity Leave from 30/06/17 - 30/06/18
- Email email@example.com
- Phone 02 9270 2501
Pru joined Regional Arts NSW in December 2013.
Originally from Orange in Western NSW, Pru has a passion for rural arts and is keenly aware of the many challenges facing cultural development in these areas. As an emerging curator and art theorist she is passionate about contemporary Australian art practice and culture. Pru has previously worked as Volunteer Coordinator with Contempo at the Art Gallery of NSW, and with the NSW Department of Primary Industries during the Equine Influenza Outbreak. Pru has a Bachelor Art Theory/ Bachelor Arts (Philosophy) from the Centre of Fine Arts, University of NSW.
- Manager, Grants and Projects (Maternity Leave Cover)
- Lexie Reeves
- Full time: 9am to 5pm
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone 02 9270 2501
Lexie joined Regional Arts NSW in June 2017.
Born and raised in Taree, NSW, Lexie Reeves is an Aboriginal artist and arts worker. She holds an Advanced Diploma in Fashion Design from East Sydney TAFE, and has worked extensively in the areas of design and documentary photography. Lexie has previously worked with Mission Australia, the Womens’ and Girls’ Emergency Centre and the Red Cross Migration Support Program. In 2016, Lexie provided administrative support at Regional Arts NSW for the ARTLANDS Dubbo festival and conference, and she returns in 2017 to manage the Grants & Projects programs during Prudence Tan’s maternity leave.
- Manager, Communications & Administration
- Katelyn-Jane Dunn
- Full time: 9am to 5pm
- Email email@example.com
- Phone (02) 9270 2509
Katelyn joined Regional Arts NSW in February 2017.
Hailing from regional Queensland, Katelyn is an emerging artist and arts writer. She brings her previous experience in communications, administration and social media consultancy to her role at Regional Arts NSW, as well as her interests in publishing and regional arts practices.
Katelyn has previously worked as Festival Program Coordinator at the Queensland Festival of Photography, Gallery Manager at the Hold Artspace, and Front of House Manager at the Australian Centre for Photography.
Katelyn holds a Bachelor of Photography from the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University and is currently completing her Masters in Curatorship and Cultural Leadership at the University of New South Wales.
- Finance Coordinator
- Jessie Yin
- (Part time: Tuesday - Wednesday)
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone (02) 9270 2503
Jessie joined Regional Arts NSW in March 2016.
Jessie is an accountant and bookkeeper with experience in various industries and sectors, including media, advertising, design and IT firms. Her role is to maintain daily accounting tasks and assist Theresa to prepare management and financial reports for Regional Arts NSW.
Jessie holds a Master of Commerce in Finance and Accounting from Macquarie University and is applying to become a qualified CPA member.