Staff and Board

Staff and Board

Melbourne Fringe Staff
Creative Director & CEOSimon Abrahams
General Manager & Deputy CEOHadley Agrez
Creative Program ProducerDan Koop
Independent Program ProducerXanthe Beesley
Marketing & Development ManagerMiranda Borman
Sponsorship ConsultantAbby Elisha
Festival AdministratorShirrah Comeadow
Administrative AssistantPaula van Beek
Festival Staff
Artist Services AdministratorTom Browne
Artist & Venue LiasonTom Noble
Associate Producer, Creative ProgramKristina Arnott
Associate Producer, EventsCameron Stewart
Marketing CoordinatorMichelle Tseng
Development CoordinatorStephen Pyk
Production Manager, FestivalTom Abud
Production Manager, Creative ProgramEmily O’Brien
Production CoordinatorBart Mangan
Ticketing ManagerDanny Delahunty
Volunteer CoordinatorLibby Lynch
Festival Hub Staff
Festival Hub Operations ManagerSteph Speirs
Underground Club CoordinatorBrogan Walker
Visual Designer, Fringe ClubYvette Turnbull
Visual Designer, Fringe ClubGosling Productions
Consultants
BookkeepingSam Ryan (S.A.Y.S.O Pty. Ltd.)
Branding and Advertising AgencyJ. Walter Thompson Melbourne
CopywriterDan Giovannoni
Graphic DesignerPaula Filippone
LegalNorth Rose Fulbright
Photography and ProductionJ. Walter Thompson Melbourne and The Cannery
PhotographyTheresa Harrison, Bryony Jackson, Gregory Larenzutti and Sarah Walker
PublicityZilla & Brook
Social Media ConsultantDave Pocock
Risk ManagementBill Coleby (Coleby Consultancy)
Registration SystemEventotron
TicketingRed61
Websiteefront and hello creative
Board
ChairGideon Obarzanek
Deputy ChairNicolas Verginis
Company SecretaryJuanita Pope
TreasurerLiza Gelt
 DirectorsKirsty Ellem, Sarah Wickham, Ben Lee and Nicky Klempfner
ObserverChris Booton

Thank you

Andrew Abbott, ACMI X, Guy Albeck, the late Betty Amsden AM, Esther Anatolitis, Bebe Backhouse, Andrew Bailey and the MTC Production department, Rhyl Ballantyn, Emma Bannerman, Jennifer Barry, Sarah Bartak, Lin Bender, Nicole Beyer, Tania Blackwell, Shelley Blake, Meghan Bourke, Lea-Anne Bradley, Collette Brennan, Sarah Buckley, Matt Cann, Elliot Chapple, Circus Oz, Vivian Clark, Daniel Clarke, Fiona Cook, Jane Crawley, Bonnie Dalton, Sean Denham, Benny Dimas, Lord Mayor Robert Doyle, Louise Doyle, Tara Ellis, Michelle Ely, Kaylene Felton, Justin Fennessy, Jose Ferran, Kate Ficai, Brenda Fisher, Sean Flynn, Martin Foley MP, Richard Frankland, Helen Franzi, Alicia Freeman, Sue Giles, Rinske Ginsberg, Andrew Girvan, Peter Grilli, Tony Grybowski, Vicky Guglielmo, Emma Hall, Mary Harvey, Neal Harvey, Damien Hodgkinson, Jonathan Holloway, Brian Horder, Bryony Jackson, Caroline James, Shayeri Jariwala, Debra Jefferies, Catherine Jones, Mark Karutz, Brona Keenan, Daen Kelly, Belinda Kelly, Jeremy King, Lainie Kluska, Allen Laverty, Lemony S Puppet Theatre, Councillor Rohan Leppert, Ciel Lindley, Rosie Lockhart, Jayne Lovelock, Tony MacDonald, Lachlan Macleod, Maggie Maguire, Kath Mainland, Rachael Maza, Harriet McCallum, Luke McKinnon, Georgie Meagher, Mecca Medialight, Melbourne Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Fiona Menzies, Laura Milke Garner, Candy Mitchell, Jess Moody

Caroline Moore, Simeon Moran, Debra Morgan, Jessica Morrison, Matt Morse, Alice Nash, Yee-Vonne Ng, Lauren O’Dwyer, Marcus O’Reilly, James Ostroburski, Veronica Pardo, Austin Paterson, Chris Perkins, Paul Petraitis, Ian Pidd, Dave Pocock, Annemarie Pollard, Polyglot Theatre, Felix Preval, Tara Prowse, Sarah Rafferty, Ania Reynolds, Stephen Richardson, Craig Rogers, Sally-Ann Rowland, Helen Salmon, Katrina Sedgwick, Michael Sedlarevic, Helen Simondson, Thea Snow, Creative Spaces, Brad Spolding, Sue Strano, Amber Stuart, Daniel Tatton, Sophie Travers, Gerard Twomey, Gabriele Urban, Stephane Urruty, Sarah Walker, Damien Walsh, Nicole Warren, Richard Watts, Alex (the Chef) Waymel, Alexandra White, Susie Wicks, Chris Wooton, Angharad Wynne-Jones, Our families, friends, partners, parents, children, children-to-be, lovers, ex-lovers and heartbreakers, who have forgiven our absences and accepted our sacrifices to the gods of Fringe.

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