Our team often works remotely, away from the Sydney office, please contact them by phone or email.

Contact information for staff in Regional Arts offices in your region can be found here


Chief Executive Officer

Dr Tracey Callinan
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

Tracey joined the Regional Arts NSW team in 2022 as Chief Executive Officer. Tracey previously worked at the University of Sydney at the Conservatorium of Music and the Arts Council England with the national Creative Partnerships program. She has travelled extensively in her pursuit of artistic learnings and throughout her career including working for a silversmith in Jerusalem, programming for Wirksworth Festival in rural Derbyshire in the UK and working as a musician in Europe.

Tracey has a PhD from Charles Sturt University as well as a Master of Music (Music Education) and a Bachelor of Music Education, both from Sydney Conservatorium of Music, the University of Sydney.

Manager, Programs

Prudence Tan

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday


Phone 0438 077 593

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

Lexie Reeves
Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm
Phone 0483 203 522

Lexie joined Regional Arts NSW in 2016 on a temporary basis to support the delivery of ARTLANDS DUBBO. She subsequently joined the organisation in a full time position to manage the grants programs and to provide support and advice to the regional Aboriginal Arts Officers including facilitating introductions and meetings with the Aboriginal leaders in metropolitan organisations.

Lexie previously worked with Domestic Violence NSW and the Australian Red Cross on several social justice campaigns as a visual storyteller and social documentarian. Lexie studied Design at East Sydney TAFE and has worked as a freelance photographer since 2010. 

Communications Manager

Suzie Hamilton
working remotely, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm
Phone 02 6760 0923

Suzie possesses a solid background in event management and conferences, with over 11 years experience in the industry. Suzie has exceptional customer service skills, which has provided her with a client-focused outlook and a dedication to achieving project goals. She joined the Regional Arts NSW marketing team in 2021 and enjoys taking part in all things arts and culture.

Suzie completed a Diploma of Graphic Design through CATC Design school in 2017 and a Bachelor Degree in Media Communications (Advertising) in 2020. Suzie’s role is currently being contracted by C7EVEN Communications.

Finance Coordinator

Jessie Yin

Working remotely, Wednesday & Thursday, 9am – 5pm


Phone 0430 460 298

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 a qualified CPA member.