Lord Mayor's Creative Brisbane Advisory Board

The Lord Mayor's Creative Brisbane Advisory Board brings together industry specialists and service providers to provide strategic advice on the future of Brisbane's arts, creative industries and cultural tourism sectors.

The Board comprises of representatives from corporate, public, and not-for-profit sectors, and supports the implementation of the Creative Brisbane Creative Economy 2013-22 strategy by providing a forum for:

  • sharing knowledge and information about relevant activities being planned or considered, to ensure that wider needs and objectives are considered
  • eliminating duplication of activities and projects across Brisbane
  • streamlining external consultation on key projects
  • finding collaborative opportunities across Brisbane's arts, creative industries and cultural tourism sectors
  • optimising internal and external service delivery to Brisbane residents, businesses and visitors.

The Lord Mayor's Creative Brisbane Advisory Board is comprised of the following members:

NamePosition
Councillor Krista AdamsChairman, Finance and Economic Development Committee, Brisbane City Council (Chair)
Paul SpiroPartner, Gadens Brisbane
Fiona MaxwellChief Executive Officer, Brisbane Powerhouse
Valmay HillChairman, SunPAC
Ben LightfootManaging Director, Ogilvy Brisbane
Katherine HoepperGeneral Manager, La Boite Theatre Company
Deb WilksExecutive Director, Cluster Arts
Karla BradyChief Executive Officer, Inala Wangarra
Llew JuryManaging Director, Reload Media
James TumaNational Director, Urbis
Anne-Maree MoonGeneral Manager, Leisure, Tourism and Events, Brisbane Marketing
Takeshi TakadaExecutive Producer, ALT.VFX

Council representatives

Miriam KentManager, Connected Communities, Lifestyle and Community Services
Jody OvendenCreative Communities Manager, Connected Communities, Lifestyle and Community Services
Shawn DayEconomic Development Manager, City Planning and Economic Development
Jordin SteeleCreative Sector Development Coordinator, Connected Communities, Lifestyle and Community Services

Secretariat

Nicole BhandalCreative Programs Support Officer, Creative Communities, Lifestyle and Community Services

 

Last updated:2 May 2019
Topics: creative